The Women’s Resource Center, of Limestone County, is a non-profit, independent organization dedicated to providing assistance to women, their relatives, and/or companions who may be facing an unplanned pregnancy, or difficult circumstances.  The Womens Resource Center was established in 1987. They receive accurate information on the development of the unborn child, abortion procedures, alternatives to abortion, and various assistance services to clients at no charge.  All this is provided with a loving and compassionate spirit to help these women make informed decisions.  Our volunteer client advocates operate a hotline and Women’s Resource Center where spiritual, emotional, and physical needs can be met with confidentiality.   The Center depends wholly on the financial giving of area churches and individual donors to provide this vital service to the Athens/Limestone community.

The Center is operate daily under the leadership of the Executive Director who has been carefully selected by the Board of Directors.  The Board of Directors provides a professional mix that ensures all areas of the ministry stay in focus, consisting of members from professional fields and pastoral ministry.  The Board serves as the leadership for direction, financial support, community involvement and various community events.

“I am thankful for the support the center gives me. Having people in my life who are willing to
support me in tough times and help me learn things about being a good mom, a good wife, and a good Christian are a blessing.” – Client

 

Vision Statement:

We believe in life affirming choices for families while sharing God’s gift of salvation
 

Mission Statement:

Inspire encourage and empower the lives of women facing an unplanned pregnancy or family-related decisions:
So they see their potential and have hope for their future;
So they know they are not alone but have support from their center family;
So they may see that their life is valuable and to be cherished;
So they will know that God cherishes them, their lives and the lives of all children. 

 

A Word from our Executive Director

Director It’s a privilege to serve as the Women’s Resource Center Executive Director. I’m blessed by God’s call on my life to serve women in unexpected and sometimes difficult circumstances. Our goal is that through our loving environment we help women realize how precious their life is and in turn how precious all human life is. – Amy Wright