LIFEBRIDGE is a LIFE Care Center specializing in the areas of Relationships ~ Pregnancy ~ Parenting for women and men. We offer compassionate help and hope through our advisory and educational services which include; free pregnancy testing & exploring options, STI/STD testing & ultrasound referrals, private pregnancy & parenting classes, relationship & co-parenting classes, maternity & infant items, and healing after abortion or infant loss services. We can also make referrals for any additional services you need.
All of our services are Free and Confidential. Eligibility is not based on income or demographics; it is need-based.
LIFEBRIDGE is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) nondenominational faith-based organization, we are donor & grant-funded.
Our LIFE Care Center is located at 1510 Main Street in downtown Newberry, South Carolina. We currently serve 4 Counties with satellite site options, they include Newberry, Laurens, Saluda and Northern Richland Counties.
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Catherine Johnson ~ Executive Director
Kelley Gilliland - Assistant Director & Client Services Director
Ashley Larson - Center Administrator & Volunteer Services
Dawn Edwards ~ Bookkeeping
Pam Lister & Paige Herrin ~ AFTER Healing After Abortion
Debbi Moss, Nora Greenway, Bev Eder, Ginger Martin, Linda Easterling, April Johnson - Alecia Dennis - Center Volunteers
Hugh Lister ~ President
Bob Hetrick ~ Treasurer
Meredith Avery ~ Secretary
Josh Parsons ~ Member
Linda Easterling - Member
Catherine Johnson - Non-Voting Member
VOLUNTEERING WITH LIFEBRIDGE
Our organization benefits greatly from a variety of volunteers. We will do our best to place you in an area of your interest that will best utilize your skills, talents, passions, and expertise. We offer 3 levels of training for all volunteers who are interested in serving, from office to client services.
STEP 1 - Application ~ Complete the LIFE Team Application below. You will be added to our contact list for emails, newsletters, and volunteering. We will also contact you with information about upcoming Orientations and Continuing Education Classes.
STEP 2 - Orientation ~ If you are interested in volunteering at LIFEBRIDGE you will need to complete an Orientation. This is Level I of our training.
STEP 3 - Contact LIFEBRIDGE with any questions, to tour the Client Services Center in Newberry or to get details about getting involved in an upcoming outreach event or fundraiser.
STEP 4 - "LIKE" and follow us on Facebook to keep up to date on what's going on at LIFEBRIDGE.
CURRENT AREAS OF ASSISTANCE
Advisors ~ Mentors ~ Educators (Women & Men)
The Boutique - Donation Processors
Help with an Outreach Event
Food Preparation - Special Events
LIFE Team Member serving as a Church liaison
Building upkeep, cleaning, and maintenance
Abortion Healing & Infant Loss
Special Services - You may have unique gifts and talents to offer
* Please contact us if you have additional questions on volunteer services.
Each month we offer continuing education for our LIFE Team Volunteers and Staff. The Lunch & Learn series is scheduled each month with a variety of topics including preventing child abuse, sexual trauma services, dealing with addiction, mental health first aid, and many more topics. Watch the Events Page and Facebook for scheduled sessions call to register.
THERE ARE MANY WAYS TO HELP FUNDRAISE AND HELP PROVIDE COMMUNITY SERVICES
Make personal appeals to private organizations, churches, and businesses
Become a LIFE Sponsor Monthly Donor
Have your church or small-group participate in a Baby Bottles & Beyond Campaign
Have your church support us as part of their monthly outreach mission
* Please contact us with your unique fundraising ideas
BABY BOTTLES & BEYOND
Ongoing Fundraiser for Churches & Small Groups
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This is a fun way for Churches, Small Groups, Sunday School Classes and Families to help provide LIFE-Saving, Changing and Empowering services through LIFEBRIDGE. This fundraiser can be throughout the year, most campaigns are one month.
Baby ~ Donate new or gently used items to the LIFEBRIDGE Baby Boutique.
Bottles ~ It's as easy as 1,2,3. First, take your bottle home. Second, fill your bottle with cash or check. Third, return the bottle on the collection day. This is a fun way for your family to join other members of your community in a sweet and simple fundraiser.
Beyond ~ Are you a philanthropist at heart? Become a monthly LIFE Sponsor Today.
Contact us today to get started. Your BBB Kit will include: Posters & Bulletin Inserts, Bottles, Display Basket, and Video Clips
Monthly LIFE Sponsors ensure that our Center is open and services are available in our community. Your donation of any amount $10, $25, $50, $100 or more makes a very large impact. Monthly sponsorships can be set up through our secure online donor site by clicking the DONATE Button or by contacting Catherine Johnson 803-276-4173 or email@example.com
SPEAKER / TRAINING / MATERIALS
BRING LIFEBRIDGE TO YOUR CHURCH - WOMEN'S GROUP - YOUTH GROUP
Yes, we are a safe place to refer individuals for free and confidential services but, did you know we will come to you? We offer the following FREE resources for churches & ministries:
How to minister to someone in your church with an unplanned pregnancy.
Understanding abortion and how to help when someone you love needs healing.
Relationships 101 for Singles, Couples, Teens
Teen Prevention Services for your Youth Leaders and for Parents (including lending library and online resources.
Women's Presentations: reconciliation, forgiveness, identity truths...
We offer a Monthly Lunch & Learn the 3rd Monday of each month. Open to all interested.