Become an ĒMA Affiliate

Scaling into Mission critical markets

ĒMA continues to expand nationally through strategic partnerships to ensure that advocacy is made accessible to every mother in crisis, everywhere. We target communities with high volumes of both poverty and child welfare engagement.

What organizations could implement the ĒMA Program?

Any values-aligned, exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization or church currently serving mothers in crisis within any of the following focus areas:

  • Child Welfare 
  • Poverty
  • Community Development
  • Underserved Populations
  • Maternal Health
  • Women Empowerment

What is a values-aligned organization? 

ĒMA strategically works with organizations that align with and affirm our core values including:

  • Mothers are at the center of our work 
  • Every human has inherent dignity 
  • Prevention is the key to sustainable impact
  • The Church is our missional partner
  • Advocacy inspires change

Is ĒMA the right program for you?

Take a quick survey with questions about the demographic you serve to find out if the ĒMA program is a good fit for your organization!

Benefits of becoming an ĒMA Affiliate:

Measurable Impact & Expanded Reach

Community Partnerships

1:1 Advocate Program Model

Grant Writing Templates

On-Site Program Training

Program Manuals

Evidence-Based and Trauma-Informed Curriculum

Interior Design Planning

ĒMA Portal

Dedicated Support Staff

About our affiliate partners

Avail | New York, NY

AVAIL connects women facing unexpected pregnancy with a client advocate who will listen and support them without judgment and without politics. Their goal is to empower women (and men) and help them make confident choices. They also provide resources including insurance help, free medical care and parenting classes. AVAIL is a trusted community organization that has been providing compassionate care to mothers since 1996.

Claris Health | Los Angeles, CA

Claris Health is a nonprofit health clinic in Los Angeles that provides medical care, resources and support to pregnant women and families through a patient advocate. Claris Health connects mothers to a patient advocate to give her personalized care that speaks directly to her needs. Their advocacy goes beyond the medical services they provide pregnant women and those seeking sexual health and mental health services. They offer support groups and community resources. They are fiercely focused on the women they serve, avoiding the politics of reproductive health. Claris Health has been advocating for mothers in Los Angeles for the last 50 years and is now expanding across the county.

Bravely | Lafayette, IN

Bravely Women’s Health is a women’s health clinic in central Indiana that provides advocacy, counseling and community resources to help women feel safe and empowered. Bravely puts the well-being of mothers first, ensuring they feel safe and supported as they navigate challenging situations. This women’s health clinic in central Indiana provides reproductive health services, pregnancy support and parenting resources for mothers at every step of their journey.

Safe Families | Miami, FL

Safe Families for Children hosts vulnerable children and creates extended family–like support for families through a community of devoted volunteers who are motivated by compassion to keep children safe and families intact.

Villages of Hope | Palm Beach, FL

Villages of Hope provides independent living residential support and essential life-skills development for emancipated foster youth and other homeless youth in need. We are dedicated to providing a supportive and proactive living and learning environment for youth who “age out” of the state’s foster care system. We are committed to meeting a desperate need in our community by sharing God’s love, supporting the transition to adulthood, and building hope one young adult at a time.

Hope Women’s Center | Arizona (in collaboration with AZ1.27)

Hope Women’s Center’s mission is to engage, encourage, and equip women and teen girls facing any difficult life situation. We guide women from trauma to transformation! Hope’s caring approach is relational and holistic, supporting the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of every woman. Our classes and support groups help women grow and make positive change. Our one-on-one mentoring helps women heal and move forward. Material and utility assistance help make ends meet.

AZ1.27 | Arizona

AZ1.27  trains local churches on how to best recruit and care for the members of their congregation engaged in the ministry of foster care and adoption. They utilize best practices in training churches so that they can care for their families with excellence and through Wrap Around Teams offer every member of that congregation a means of caring for the foster or adoptive child. They also ask church members of participating congregations to go through some additional steps to ensure that they are more fully prepared to receive a child into their home and have the best chance at having a successful placement.

Women’s Clinic of Atlanta | Atlanta, GA

Women’s Clinic of Atlanta  empowers women and families through pregnancy diagnosis, decision support, and sexual health services by providing compassionate medical, emotional, and long-term care that specializes in hope, healing and recovery.

CityLink Center | Cincinnati, OH

CityLink Center has a mission to show God’s love to those in need by providing an integrated path to holistic life change