• PREPARES is a statewide initiative of the Catholic Bishops of Washington State. It is our compassionate and local Catholic response to those who choose life. As part of our support and solidarity for those in difficult circumstances, the program offers a wide range of support to pregnant women and families with children up to age five. The support is provided free of change and is open to all people.

  • PREPARES of Western Washington

    PREPARES services are open to all people.

    Erin Maguire
    PREPARES Area Coordinator 

    Carol Ryan 
    PREPARES Area Coordinator 

  • Interested in Volunteering?

    PREPARES coordinates with parishes to provide trainings for volunteers. There are many ways to be involved listed on their website. Please contact Erin or Carol to learn more. 

    PREPARES is also a parish based ministry, please also consider if you are called to serve as Christ Our Hope's PREPARES Coordinator. You can fill out our online question form by clicking here, and completing the inquiry.

    You can also call the office anytime:  (206)448-8826