The Early Pro-life Movement

The Early Pro-life Movement

The Pro-life movement as we know it today began in the mid-1970s, following the U. S. Supreme Court’s 7-2 ruling in the Roe vs. Wade case. On January 22, 1973, the high court declared that all state laws barring abortion violated a woman’s right to privacy. Learn About Our Work Pro-life Responses to Abortion The largest…

Christian Service Volunteer Opportunities

Christian Service Volunteer Opportunities

Would you like to be part of a Christian service team that is daily involved in impacting lives? Do you desire to do something purposeful with your time and energy? If so, then CareNet DuPage is the perfect place for you to do just that. Each day, CareNet DuPage serves women facing an unplanned pregnancy,…

The First Amendment Under Attack

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.” Freedom of Religion or Freedom of Worship? The First Amendment seems clear. Congress is prohibited from passing any laws that infringe on a person’s free exercise of his or her religion.  So why have we seen a flurry of…

The Fight for Religious Liberty

The Fight for Religious Liberty

The Reformer Martin Luther is quoted as saying “Where the battle rages, there the loyalty of the soldier is proved; and to be steady on all the battlefield besides is mere flight and disgrace if he flinches at that point.” In our culture right now, the battle is swirling on the issue of religious liberty. …

Let’s Keep Walking

Let’s Keep Walking

It’s Not Over Yet The official “Walk for CareNet” event took place last weekend. A few hundred faithful supporters came to sponsor the work of CareNet, and to promote love and respect for God’s gift of life.  The rain held off for us.  We ate bagels, we prayed, and we walked around the towns of…

The Next Step

The Next Step

Meeting Critical Needs is Only the Beginning CareNet of DuPage is the first step for women facing an unplanned pregnancy. By providing compassionate care, and access to resources that meet practical needs, women are empowered to choose life.  But that’s not the whole story. CareNet counselors continue to provide assistance long after a woman’s initial…

Saving Lives

Saving Lives

Saving Lives with Emotional Support, Spiritual Counsel, Practical Help Women facing an unplanned pregnancy come to CareNet DuPage feeling alone and overwhelmed. Our counselors reach out with love, non-judgmental counsel, and practical resources that offer truth and empower women to choose life. When a woman visits CareNet Pregnancy Services of DuPage, we pray that we…

How to Ensure That Your Charitable Planned Gifts Keep Giving

How to Ensure That Your Charitable Planned Gifts Keep Giving

Sustaining the Ministry Often, partners in ministry ask how they can leave a lasting legacy for CareNet, ensuring that women will be served with compassionate care and lives will be saved far into the future.  For those who have a heart for CareNet’s work, there are many options to choose from, depending on financial goals…

Fantastic Family Volunteer Opportunities

Fantastic Family Volunteer Opportunities

For many Chicagoland families, giving back is among the most satisfying ways to spend time together. While some people see volunteering as a personal, independent endeavor, the joy in helping others is an activity best shared with friends and loved ones. From assisting local individuals in need to providing aid to those outside the United States,…

How Does Social Fundraising Work?

How Does Social Fundraising Work?

“Social Fundraising” has become a big part of our annual Walk event at CareNet. But if you don’t use social media like Facebook or Instagram, creating an online fundraising page is still a great way to support CareNet and let others know why protecting Life is important to you. It’s So Easy! When you reach…