Tag Archives: Robert Zornes

Homeless, pregnant teens find a home at Mother’s Refuge

Three decades ago, a group of men and women living in Eastern Jackson County were concerned about the increasing numbers of pregnant teenaged girls.

Mother’s Refuge to rebuild home for pregnant, homeless teens

One year after a fire destroyed an Independence shelter for homeless pregnant and parenting teens and their babies, Mother’s Refuge is rebuilding.

Fire leaves teenage mothers and their babies homeless

A fire destroyed the bedroom portion of Mother’s Refuge on the evening of Oct. 8. Mother’s Refuge, a homeless shelter for pregnant teenagers and babies

July 12, 2020
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph