Child Care

Cardinals for Life Babysitting Network
Cardinals for Life maintains a network of students willing to provide independent childcare for student parents.

Child Care Access Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS)
CCAMPIS is a federal grant awarded to the Metropolitan School of Professional Studies (MSPS) at The Catholic University of America (CUA) by the U.S. Department of Education to assist parents and guardians in successfully completing their undergraduate study or graduate study by helping to fund childcare.

Email for more information.

Breastfeeding Resources

Lactation Spaces
Catholic University provides wellness rooms on campus that are available for use for nursing or pumping.

Breastfeeding Center
The Breastfeeding Center is located in downtown Washington D.C. and also employs on-call lactation consultants who can come to your location.


Speaking with a campus counselor and/or minister may be helpful as you consider what is best for you and your baby.

In many situations, adoption serves as a loving response to a difficult pregnancy. For more information on whether this is the right option for you, please consider speaking with counselors at the following places:

Brave Love is an online resource to help a woman as she considers if adoption might be the right choice for her and her child.