A HEARTBREAKING CHOICE
The purpose of a “Heartbreaking Choice” is to offer complete, unconditional support for women who have terminated a much wanted pregnancy due to a poor prenatal diagnosis, a severe or terminal fetal anomaly, a selective reduction, or for the health of the mother. You’ll find articles on how to deal with the grief, stories from women just like you, who have have made this Heartbreaking Choice to end a much wanted pregnancy.
Backline is dedicated to addressing the broad range of experiences and emotions surrounding pregnancy, parenting, adoption, and abortion. Their vision is of a society in which pregnancy options are discussed with openness, honesty, and the deepest respect for reprodutive justice.
CONNECT & BREATHE
Connect & Breathe creates safe space to talk about abortion experiences by offering a talkline providing unbiased support and encouragement of self-care.
Exhale creates a social climate where each person’s unique experience with abortion is supported, respected and free from stigma. Exhale provides services, training, and education to empower individuals, families, and communities to achieve post-abortion health and well-being.
If you have spiritual concerns about pregnancy or abortion, you are not alone. Faith Aloud wants every woman to feel confident and at peace with her decision. They want every woman to feel supported. They believe that women are good, created in the image of God, and able to make difficult decisions. They will listen to your needs and concerns, help you explore all possible options, and honor your decisions.
LAW STUDENTS FOR REPRODUCTIVE JUSTICE
Law Students for Reproductive Justice is a national nonprofit network of law students and lawyers. They educate, organize and support law students to ensure that a new generation of advocates will be prepared to protect and expand reproductive rights as basic civil and human rights.LSRJ is currently helping The Doula Project apply for 501c3 status.
NATIONAL ADVOCATES FOR PREGNANT WOMEN
National Advocates for Pregnant Women seeks to protect the rights and human dignity of all women, particularly pregnant and parenting women and those who are most vulnerable including low income women, women of color and drug-using women.
Our site provides accurate, non-biased information on pregnancy options, including medical abortion with RU486 and surgical abortion, pregnancy decision-making, adoption, childbirth, parenting and more.
A website by blogger, writer, activist, and doula, Miriam Zoila Perez. Miriam is a founding member of The Doula Project. This blog offers a radical perspective on birth, doula-ing, and reproductive justice.
Advancing reproductive health through research, policy analysis, and education
HIPS mission is to assist female, male, and transgender individuals engaging in sex work in Washington, DC in leading healthy lives.
RELIGIOUS COALITION FOR REPRODUCTIVE CHOICE
The Coalition seeks to give clear voice to the reproductive issues of people of color, those living in poverty, and other underserved populations
Sexuality Information & Education Council of the United States
Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective
WASHINGTON AREA CLINIC DEFENSE TASK FORCE
An all-volunteer, non-violent group promoting peaceful and safe access to clinics in the DC metropolitan area