Appointment Icon Call Icon

Facing an unexpected pregnancy is hard, and getting the courage to tell your boyfriend and family that you are pregnant can be even more difficult. You are not alone. 

If you need support sharing the news, we at Parke Vermillion Community Pregnancy Center are here to come alongside you along this journey. In this blog, we want to share some tips on sharing the news of your pregnancy. You can do this.

Be Sure of Your Pregnancy

First and foremost, confirm your pregnancy with free pregnancy testing at our center after receiving a home pregnancy test. There is always a chance you could have received inaccurate results if taken at the wrong time.

Our pregnancy tests have two advantages: tests are free, and they have staff who will gladly talk with you about your next steps. Our compassionate staff is here to talk to you about your pregnancy options and next steps. Contact us today for help.

Sharing Your Pregnancy News

There are a couple of ways to prepare to share the news once you know for sure that you’re pregnant. Here are some practical ways to go into this situation:

  • Remember that you have the final say in your pregnancy
  • Pick a good time! Try a weekend when they are off work and in rest mode
  • Be open and honest about your pregnancy situation
  • Give them space to respond and process the news
  • Their reaction doesn’t define who you are 

We’re Here for You

Take this pregnancy journey one step at a time, and remember to breathe. Your emotions are valid, and make sure to find people you trust to confide in along the way. 

If you need support and pregnancy services, we are here for you! Schedule a free and confidential appointment to find answers and express your pregnancy concerns. Our caring team is here to listen.

Know my state.
Know my options.


What Are My Second-Trimester Pregnancy Options?

If you are over 12 weeks pregnant, you are considered in your second trimester of pregnancy. What are your pregnancy options? You have three: surgical abortion, adoption, and parenting.  At Parke Vermillion Community Pregnancy Center, we’re here to help you feel informed about all three options. Get the facts to make an informed decision for

What Can Guys Do with an Unplanned Pregnancy?

You may be wondering where to begin with an unexpected pregnancy. Know that you are not alone, and you don’t have to have all the answers. You are stronger than you think. Keep reading to learn about ways to navigate an unexpected pregnancy.  First, Find Support for You Though we support women, we don’t forget

How Do Pregnancy Tests Work?

Are you experiencing pregnancy symptoms such as a missed period, tender/swollen breasts, nausea with or without vomiting, increased urination, or fatigue? If so, it’s important to take a pregnancy test.  We are here to help you better understand how pregnancy tests work and what’s next for you.  How Do Pregnancy Tests Work? Pregnancy tests are