About

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Care Net Pregnancy Center of Frederick

is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization established in 1983.  Care Net Frederick is a pregnancy resource clinic providing compassionate medical care and pregnancy related support services. The center is staffed by medical professionals and trained staff to support women and men facing a pregnancy decision.

All our services are confidential and free of charge

Staff:

  • Linda King – Executive Director
  • Sandy Christiansen, MD – Medical Director and Staff Physician
  • Melissa Kelly – Staff Nurse
  • Dena Koerts Meijer – Outreach Coordinator
  • Kate Lynch – Administrative Assistant
  • Andrea Maxey – Program Coordinator
  • Cindy Morris – Client Services Director
  • Kirsty Silvera – Bookkeeper
Group of business peple sitting around a table.

Board Members:

  • Jesse Andrews – President
  • Bob Case – Vice President
  • Mike Giampietro – Treasurer
  • Sheri Mullikin – Secretary
  • Steve Reedy – Member
  • Amy Andrews – Member

Advisory Board Members:

  • Margie Brubaker, LCPC
  • Steve and Margie Dorcus
  • Angie Gerald
  • Vince and Terry LaScola
  • Elizabeth Stup
  • Yvette Warren, MD
  • Ann Wilson
Pregant woman holding an ultrasound of her unborn child
A weathered cross sits in a grassy field

Corporate Mission Statement

To educate, equip, and empower women and men to make abundant life choices.

Corporate Purpose Statement:

We exist to share the love and truth of Christ to women and men making pregnancy decisions.

Core Values

  1. Live Out the Gospel – The love of Jesus Christ compels us to follow Him as our Lord and Savior in word and deed, and share the hope of eternal life.

2 Corinthians 5:14-15, Romans 5:8

  1. Cherish Life – Each human life is created by God, made in His image, and is worthy of respect and value from conception until natural death.

Genesis 1:27, Psalm 139:13-16

  1. Uphold the Family – Faithful, healthy, and loving marriage between one man and one woman, as designed by God, remains the ideal context for nurturing children.

Matthew 19:4-6, Psalm 127:

  1. Service with Integrity – We value honesty, humility, and authenticity in all that we do.

Micah 6:8, Colossians 3:23-24

  1. Care with Compassion – We demonstrate the love of Christ through acts of service, respecting the dignity of every person.

Romans 12:10, Colossians 3:17

Our Commitment to our Clients:

  • Clients always receive honest and open answers.
  • Client pregnancy tests are distributed and administered in accordance with all applicable laws.
  • Client information is held in strict and absolute confidence. Client information is only disclosed as required by law and when necessary to protect the client or others against imminent harm.
  • Clients receive accurate information about pregnancy, fetal development, lifestyle issues, and related concerns.
  • All of our advertising and communications are truthful and honest and accurately describe the services we offer.
  • All of our staff and volunteers receive proper training to uphold these standards.
  • We do not offer, recommend or refer for abortions or abortifacients, but we are committed to offering accurate information about abortion procedures and risks.
  • Care Net Pregnancy Center of Frederick does not provide abortions or arrange adoptions, so we have no financial interest in your decision.
Two hands making the shape of a heart over a pregnant belly
Carroll Creek in Frederick, Maryland in the Fall

Our Commitment to Our Community:

  • We provide a safe environment by screening all volunteers and staff interacting with clients.
  • We are governed by a board of directors and operate in accordance with our articles of incorporation, by-laws, and stated purpose and mission.
  • We comply with applicable legal and regulatory requirements regarding employment, fundraising, financial management, taxation, and public disclosure, including the filing of all applicable government reports in a timely manner.
  • Medical services are provided in accordance with all applicable laws, and in accordance with pertinent medical standards, under the supervision and direction of a licensed physician. The Medical Director at Care Net Pregnancy of Frederick is a board certified physician.