The key to moving on from the pain and loss is awareness and understanding  

  Websites of Interest 

Abortion Services, NZ
  • This website aims to provide up-to-date and accurate information on the services available in New Zealand for termination of pregnancy (TOP).
  • It provides information on the New Zealand abortion law, abortion counselling. methods of abortion available in New Zealand, including the abortion pill (known as Mifegyne / mifepristone / RU486 / Mifeprex(USA)) and information on how to access abortion services in different regions of New Zealand.

Buttons Project, NZ
  • "What happened mattered." Marina shares her story and her dream of collecting buttons to be displayed in an appropriate manner as a memorial to commemorate the loss of little ones through abortion and to help gain a sense of closure.

Rachel's Vineyard Retreats, NZ
  • Intensive weekend for psychological and spiritual healing after abortion
  • Facilitated by a trained and sensitive team

The Life Information Charitable Trust, NZ
  • The Life Information Charitable Trust own this website, intended to cover a whole range of  life issues and disseminate life-related information e.g. suicide, abortion, euthanasia

Pregnancy Counselling Services, NZ
  • PCS offers information, emotional and practical support around pregnancy
  • PCS assists with exploring options around unplanned pregnancy
  • Some PCS groups also offer post abortion support

The "Silent No More Awareness Campaign", USA
  • "This campaign creates a safe place for women to break their silence about the pain of abortion. It is an honour to speak the truth and let others know they are not alone." - Jennifer O'Neill, National spokeswoman for the "Silent No More Awareness Campaign".

Feminists for Life, USA
  • A non sectarian, non partisan, grassroots organisation that seeks equality for all human beings and champions the needs of women.
  • Opposes all forms of violence including abortion, infanticide, domestic violence..... and the exploitation of women and children.

Elliot Institute, USA
  • Provides research and education on post-abortion issues - healing, articles, politics and research.

Guttmacher Institute, USA
  • Another site on abortion issues - articles, politics and research.

Hope After Abortion, USA

  • This is the Project Rachel site. Project Rachel is the name of the Catholic Church's healing ministry to those who have been involved in an abortion.
  • Provides information about the abortion aftermath, women's stories, prayers for healing, reconciliation, intercession..., resources. 

National Office of Post-Abortion Reconciliation and Healing, USA

  • This is both a lay and religious site for post-abortion recovery, with information and stories for all those affected by abortion - women, men, grandparents....

Coalition on Abortion Breast Cancer Link, USA

  • The Coalition on Abortion Breast Cancer Link are an international women's organisation whose purpose is to protect the health and save the lives of women by education and providing information on abortion as a risk factor for breast cancer.

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