Birth Haven, a shelter for homeless pregnant women and their babies, located in Newton, New Jersey, is continuing its “Journey of Hope” video series by releasing its third, and most surprising, feature of the series. 

In the third part of this series, Amanda continues to prepare for her life as a mother. Early morning chores, meetings, doctor appointments, and classes, all while working two jobs, is Amanda’s daily activities as she counts the days down to her due date. Amanda has overcome many of her major challenges but she continues to learn that unexpected turns can always be around the bend. Whether she’s ready or not, she goes into labor early and all her preparation and plans come down to this very moment. The viewer must wait for the fourth video to see what happens next. 


You can watch the first three videos via this link now and continue on in the journey by visiting The rest of the videos will be released each Monday until Christmas Eve, December 24th.Contributions to this campaign are investments in Amanda’s future, and the many brave young women like her. Please help make a difference in the lives of mothers and their babies right here in our local community.