Our Residential Care Program
Home of Serenity is a nonprofit organization that was formed on 05/10/2021
to provide residential care to homeless and disadvantaged pregnant youth. We currently have a facility located in Detroit Michigan. Our team is working every waking hour to open doors to impact our community.
Activities To Increase
Maternal & Infant Health
Home of Serenity is taking prevention measures to reduce maternal and infant mortality and to promote the health of all childbearing-aged women and their newborns should start before conception and continue through the postpartum period.
Access to screening women for health risks and pre-existing chronic conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, and sexually transmitted diseases.
Counsel women about the benefits of good nutrition
Provide women with early access to high-quality care throughout pregnancy, labor, and delivery.
Continue counseling against use of tobacco, alcohol, and illicit drugs.
Continue counseling about nutrition and physical exercise.
Educate women about the early signs of pregnancy-related problems.
During Postpartum Period
Provide information about well-baby care and access to breastfeeding.support.
Educate parents about infants to care.
Counsel parents about infants safety, after-birth healing
Provide light housework, emotional support, and referrals to community resources
Our Gardening Program
Home of Serenity is launching a youth gardening program and a community garden! The benefits of youth gardening are to encourage healthier eating habits, encourages exercise, build a sense of confidence, develops STEM & analytical abilities, relieve stress, improve focus & memory, and to positively impact mood & psychological well-being.
Community gardens allow for the creation of social ties and build a greater feeling of community. These connections help reduce crime, empower residents and allow residents to feel safe in their neighborhoods.