What We Do


Free Pregnancy Screening and Advice

Our Pregnancy Center in Gainesville (ABBA Women's Center) is equipped with state of the art ultrasound equipment along with caring professionals who provide guidance and loving advice regarding your baby and the serious choices you may be facing.  ABBA is a Non-Profit 501 C 3 Faith Based Organization. 


Come and Visit-Let Us Know How We Can Help

We take great pride in providing expectant mothers with a place to relax and be pampered by kindness as together we work together through decisions that may be the most important young mothers will ever make.  We hope you choose life-our name symbolizes how we feel (All Babies Born Alive), but we do not judge and we understand that decisions regarding your life and your baby are yours alone.


Free Assistance Before and After Your Baby Is Born

ABBA has a full range of services for new mothers both before and after the birth of the baby.  These services include work-place related training programs for new mothers and new baby supplies.  Come visit with us and we will work together to find out how we can best help you.  Visit our free services page to view a more complete list of services we provide.

Who We Are


ABBA Board of Directors & Staff

 Glen Kersey, Chairman of the Board

Monica Lamb, Vice Chairman of the Board

Judy Krahl, Secretary-Treasurer

John Roane

LouAnn Spaeth

Tina Waltersheid

Melanie Hesse, Executive Director

Marie King, Volunteer Coordinator

Lynne Gabel, Book Keeper-Accounting