At A Woman’s Choice, Inc. we feel it is important to provide our patients with resourceful links to help them with their decision making.
ABORTION COUNSELING RESOURCES
Pregancy Options (http://www.pregnancyoptions.info) has important information on abortion and helpful decision making tools, including a Workbook.
All-Options Talkline: all-options.org or 1-888-493-0092 for unconditional, judgment-free support for all your feelings, decisions, and experiences with pregnancy, parenting, abortion, and adoption. Toll-free from anywhere in the United States and Canada. Mon-Fri 10am – 1am, Sat-Sun 10am – 6pm Eastern Time.
Counseling with Charlotte Taft, in person via phone available for your comfort and ease. Also, Charlotte has produced helpful questions and information and an audio workbook available at http://beforeandafterabortion.com/
Exhale (http://www.4exhale.org) post abortion counseling
Peace After Abortion (http://www.peaceafterabortion.com) is the site is based on the book, “Peace After Abortion”. Although most women who have abortions do not experience negative feelings, some women may struggle with their feelings. You will find information here to help you understand the origin of your emotional and spiritual pain. You will also find the stories of other women who have experienced distress related to an abortion.
Healing Choice (http://www.healingchoice.com) The primary focus of this site is on the well-being of women who have had abortions and are experiencing some emotional difficulties. The Healing Choice is devoted to enriching the emotional, physical, intellectual, and spiritual lives of women.
ABORTION AND REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS ORGANIZATIONS
Abortion Care Network (https://www.abortioncarenetwork.org/exceptional-care/get-help/ ) ACN provides resources for people who are pregnant and need help, for people who need help after their abortion and much, much more.
National Abortion Rights Action League (http://www.naral.org) NARAL is the political arm of the pro-choice movement and a strong advocate of reproductive freedom and choice.
Center for Reproductive Law and Policy (http://www.crlp.org) an independent, nonprofit legal organization dedicated to ensuring that all women have access to reproductive health services. Site offers fact sheets, reports, articles, and news on topics on abortion.
Feminist Majority Foundation (http://www.feminist.org) The Foundation’s mission is to create innovative, cutting-edge research, educational programs, and strategies to further women’s equality and empowerment, to reduce violence toward women, to increase the health and economic well-being of women, and to eliminate discrimination of all kinds.
National Organization for Women (http://www.now.org) is the largest organization of feminist activists in the United States.
NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund (http://www.nowldef.org) continues to be at the center of every major social and economic justice concern on the women’s rights agenda. NOW LDEF pursues equality for women and girls in the workplace, the schools, the family and the courts, through litigation, education, and public information programs.
Alan Guttmacher Institute (http://www.guttmacher.org/sections/abortion.php) the mission of the Alan Guttmacher Institute (AGI) is to protect the reproductive choices of all women and men in the United States and throughout the world. AGI provides reliable, balanced, nonpartisan information on sexual activity, contraception, abortion and childbearing.
RELIGION AND ABORTION
Catholics For A Free Choice (http://www.catholicsforchoice.org) a social justice organization devoted to research, policy analysis, education and advocacy on issues of gender equality and reproductive health.
National Council of Jewish Women (http://www.ncjw.org) is a volunteer organization that works through a program of research, education, advocacy and community service to improve the quality of life for women, children and families and strives to ensure individual rights and freedoms for all.
NON- SURGICAL ABORTION
Early Option Pill (http://www.earlyoptionpill.com) Danco Laboratories, a women’s health pharmaceutical company, is the American distributor of Mifeprex and RU486. The site has comprehensive information on the abortion pill, the first FDA approved pill for ending early pregnancy.