Unmarried women will be considered for admission without regard to race, religion, or national origin. Women between the ages of 18 and 25 who are experiencing an unplanned pregnancy, and who would otherwise be unable to sustain themselves and their unborn child throughout the pregnancy, will be considered for admission.

Here at Lois’ Lodge we provide more than simple shelter, we offer a comprehensive program which includes classes geared toward helping our residents develop life skills they will need as they embark upon their lives after they give birth.” When they do embrace the opportunity afforded them, the rewards for themselves, their babies and the staff is well worth all our efforts.


To apply for the Lois’ Lodge maternity home program scroll down to submit the online application or click on the link in the right column to download a pdf application. If downloading, your application should be mailed to:

Lois’ Lodge
PO Box 35188
Charlotte, NC 28235

We cannot accept women…

  • Who have children residing with them and in their custody
  • With severe or persistent emotional problems
  • With severe alcohol or drug abuse/dependence
  • With a history of stealing
  • With a history of violent behavior


The following is needed in order to complete the application process:

  •  Application for Admission
  •  Proof of pregnancy
  •  Screening with Home Staff/Phone Interview
  •  Pre-placement Visit

Additional requirements will be discussed at pre-placement interview.