Quoting Valerie_gurl:" My cousin V is on this site and she suggested I ask here....she seems to be the only one sportive of ... [snip!] ... he. I dont think 2000 between the 2 of us will be enough to pay all the bills, food and essentials for baby. Im scared. "If it makes you feel any better, my family was the EXACT same way! I was 16 when I got pregnant with my first daughter.
Quoting Jillian Lindsey:" def keep the baby IMO get an apt and move out thats horrible that your parents are treating you like ... [snip!] ... first (cash assistance) and you will get free day care there are tons of resources out there feel free to PM me anytime "
Quoting Fancy Asparagus Beef:" If it makes you feel any better, my family was the EXACT same way! I was 16 when I got pregnant with ... [snip!] ... together. Do whatever you think is best for you and your family. ETA: Feel free to shoot me a PM if you need to talk. "
Quoting Valerie_gurl:" Thank you so much!! My cousin said this site is a great place to get help. I will look in to gov assistance, but can I even apply at my age? Dont I need adult consent?"
Quoting Mrs.O!:" government assistance, section 8 for an apartment, food stamps..it's not the idea situation but you gotta ... [snip!] ... do you live? I'd look into getting a cheap studio or 1 bedroom apartment...a baby won't be taking up that much room..."sadly she probably doesnt qualify for section 8 unless her rent is more than 600-800 section 8 is super picky but of course like you said there are soooo many other resources!
Quoting Ember Neugent:" Dont get a abortion this is your baby and it deserves to live. There are programs out there to help young ... [snip!] ... do about it. You can also get emancipated so your parents cant say anything. If you want me to find information for you I will."
Quoting ~*VINTAGE LOVE*~:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Valerie_gurl:</b>" Thank you so much!! My cousin said this ... [snip!] ... We come to this world alone and we are going to leave alone. You can do this hun. You and you bf have one another. Stay strong!"
Quoting Valerie_gurl:" Thank you so much!! My cousin said this site is a great place to get help. I will look in to gov assistance, but can I even apply at my age? Dont I need adult consent?"nope go down to the health dept and take your ID SSC and the 4 most recent paychecks along with your proof of pregnancy youll get WIC then go to DHS find out what you qualify for and apply aslo start looking for an apt!