• We’re here to help

    The Mother Teresa Maternity Home is a drug and alcohol free, non-denominational facility. In order to qualify for residency in the home the woman must be at least 18 years old or emancipated by a court of law. Reasons for coming to the home are: being homeless or escaping a violent environment. Other reasons could… Read more

  • Hands for Hope

    Thank you Hands For Hope for donating toiletries and cleaning supplies for our maternity home! It was just what we needed!

  • Soroptimist International of Placerville

    Thank you Soroptimist International of Placerville for generously funding eye glasses and dental work needed by our residents!

  • Pfund Family Foundation

    Thank you Pfund Family Foundation for your large cash donation! We will put the funds to good use!

  • Service Electric

    Thank you Service Electric for donating all the electrical work for another make over room!We appreciate all your hard work!

  • Upcoming Events

    Read about our future events – Baby Showers Baby showers for our new mothers are held on a regular basis. Contact Home Director for current information.

  • Recent Past Events

    Read about our recent events – 14th Annual Dinner and Auction Benefiting Mother Teresa Maternity Home The 14th Annual Mother Teresa Maternity Home Dinner and Auction held on Sat. February 4, was another sellout festive evening for the 240 guests in attendance. The “Evening of Elegance” transformed Gurnell Hall into a Mardi Gras decorated dining room… Read more

  • As Mother Teresa herself said:

    "We cannot all do great things, but we can do small things with great love."
    - Mother Teresa, MC
    (Missionaries of Charity)
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    Mission

    Mother Teresa Maternity Home of El Dorado County provides a temporary residence, in a safe environment, for pregnant women in need; to help them complete their pregnancy in safety and comfort; to assist them with referrals to existing community services and agencies; to encourage communication with families.

    The Mother Teresa Maternity Home needs help from our community.

     

    As Mother Teresa herself said:
    “We cannot all do great things, but we can do small things with great love.”
    – Mother Teresa, MC (Missionaries of Charity)