Online Resources

Helpful online resources for additional info about abortion, general health, and birth control.

Adoption

Choice Network view

We have partnered with over twenty clinics and have support from both pro-life and pro-choice agencies – we are truly a common ground. We care about the women who choose adoption, adoptive families, and babies with so much love it hurts at times.


Pre & Post Abortion Support

Pregnancy Options Workbook view

The people who put together this book support you no matter what you choose. We have tried to give you a realistic picture of all the choices you can make–abortion, adoption, and being a parent. You will find exercises to help you make the best decision for you.

Abortion: Which Method Is Right For Me? view

If you have decided on abortion as the answer to an unexpected pregnancy, you may have a choice as to which method will work best for you. This workbook has assembled information about different methods available, other women’s experiences of each method, and some wisdom from actual providers who have seen many, many women in your situation.

All-Options view

If you are trying to make a decision about a current pregnancy, need support for a challenge with pregnancy or parenting, or want to talk about a past experience with abortion, adoption, or pregnancy loss, you’ve found the right place.

Exhale view

Are you looking for someone to talk to about your personal abortion experience? Exhale is here to listen.

Shout Your Abortion view

A place where you can talk about your abortion and encourage others to do the same.

A Guide to Emotional and Spiritual Resolution After an Abortion view

If you feel like you need to heal emotionally or spiritually after an abortion, we have to separate all the factors that make up the complexity of the decision itself. Think of it as peeling away the layers of an onion—each layer reveals another. Ultimately, you will learn more about you and your life.

Ending a Wanted Pregnancy view

Not all pregnancies have a fairy tale ending. If you’ve received a severe prenatal or maternal diagnosis and have decided to end your wanted pregnancy, this website exists to provide you understanding, comfort and support.

Men and Abortion view

Much has been written about the legal, medical, and religious aspects of abortion itself and numerous studies have been done outlining the effects, both positive and negative, on women. But what about the men?


Religion & Abortion

Faith Aloud view

As people of religious faith and conviction, Faith Aloud supports reproductive justice for every person. Because we have faith in women, we support all pregnancy options.

Catholics for Choice view

We strive to be an expression of Catholicism as it is lived by ordinary people. We are part of the great majority who believes that Catholic teachings on conscience mean that every individual must follow his or her own conscience – and respect others’ right to do the same.

Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice view

We are a national community of religious organizations and faithful individuals dedicated to achieving reproductive justice. Through education, organizing and advocacy, we seek to elevate religious voices wherever faith, policy and our reproductive lives intersect.

The Religious Institute view

The Religious Institute is a multi-faith organization dedicated to advocating for sexual health, education, and justice in faith communities and society.

National Council of Jewish Women: Voices for Reproductive Choices view

Through the Voices for Reproductive Choices initiative, NCJW carries forward its historic legacy of mobilizing advocates to speak out for every woman’s reproductive rights and access to reproductive healthcare.

 


General Health Online Resources

Allentown Health Bureau view

The Allentown Health Bureau’s mission is to prevent disease and injury and to protect and promote the public’s health. Several community health clinics are available for city residents.

Bethlehem Health Bureau view

The Bethlehem Health Bureau’s mission is to provide high quality public health services that protect and promote optimal health and well-being to assure Bethlehem is a safe and healthy community. The clinics offered by the Bethlehem Health Bureau provide care to the community on an outpatient basis. These clinics provide essential health services to people in need.

Medicare Supplement Women’s Health Resources view

This curated list of more than 400 women’s health resources includes only the most reputable organizations. You can browse this list at the national level by health condition or by clicking on each state.

Neighborhood Health Centers of the Lehigh Valley view

NHCLV’s goal is to meet the need for a coordinated system of primary care for the uninsured and/or underinsured residents in the Lehigh Valley.

PA DHS Medical Assistance view

Medical Assistance, also known as Medicaid, and sometimes referred to as MA, pays for health care services for eligible individuals. There are a couple of different ways to apply for Medical Assistance, please choose the option that suits you. If you do not know if you are eligible, you may still apply.

Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center view

A center that creates a vibrant LGBT community in the Lehigh Valley through LGBT arts & culture programs, leading-edge LGBT health programs, daily LGBT youth programs, critical supportive services and an informative Training Institute.


Birth Control Information

Bedsider’s Method Explorer view

The explorer is a place to learn about all of the different methods of birth control. Click on any method for more details!

ARHP Method Match view

You are unique and so are your birth control needs. Use this tool to compare methods on the criteria that matter most to you. Find the method that matches your lifestyle by sorting, filtering, and comparing up to 4 methods side-by-side.


Activism & Allies

Abortion Conversation Project view

We recognize the transformative power of pregnancy and all its possibilities. We envision a world in which abortion is affirmed as a moral decision without stigma. We believe that open and honest conversations, in a safe environment, about the experience of abortion will begin to create this world.

SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective view

The mission of the SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective is to amplify and strengthen the collective voices of Indigenous women and women of color to ensure reproductive justice through securing human rights.

National Latina Institute For Reproductive Health view

National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health (NLIRH) builds Latina power to guarantee the fundamental human right to reproductive health, dignity and justice. We elevate Latina leaders, mobilize our families and communities, transform the cultural narrative and catalyze policy change.

NARAL Pro-Choice America view

We are made up of pro-choice women and men across the United States. Together, we protect a woman’s right to choose.

Feminist Majority Foundation view

The Feminist Majority Foundation is a cutting edge organization dedicated to women’s equality, reproductive health, and non-violence. In all spheres, FMF utilizes research and action to empower women economically, socially, and politically. Our organization believes that feminists – both women and men, girls and boys – are the majority, but this majority must be empowered.

Center for Reproductive Rights view

For 20 years, the Center for Reproductive Rights has used the law to advance reproductive freedom as a fundamental human right that all governments are legally obligated to protect, respect, and fulfill.

National Advocates for Pregnant Women view

National Advocates for Pregnant Women (NAPW) works to secure the human and civil rights, health and welfare of all women, focusing particularly on pregnant and parenting women, and those who are most vulnerable – low income women, women of color, and drug-using women.

National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum view

The only national, multi-issue Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) women’s organization in the country. NAPAWF’s mission is to build a movement to advance social justice and human rights for AAPI women and girls.

Provide view

Provide is committed to access to safe abortion for all women in the U.S. We believe that by being clearly focused on abortion within the context of our broader values we will make a significant contribution to women’s health and autonomy.

The Clinic Vest Project view

The mission of the Clinic Vest Project is to provide free clinic escort vests to groups that service facilities that support the full range of reproductive health options including safe and legal abortion.

Rewire view

Rewire is a daily publication providing news, commentary, and analysis on sexual and reproductive health and justice issues.

URGE: Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity view

We work together to build strong communities where sexual health is valued, reproductive rights are upheld, and each body is celebrated and supported to be well, happy, and thriving.


Ally Organizations

National Abortion Federation view

The National Abortion Federation (NAF) is the professional association of abortion providers in North America. We believe that women should be trusted to make private medical decisions in consultation with their health care providers. NAF currently offers quality training and services to abortion providers and unbiased information and referral services to pregnant people.

Abortion Care Network view

Connecting the abortion care community, the Abortion Care Network is the driving force behind the movement to de-stigmatize and normalize the abortion experience while offering support and training to the independent abortion care community.

Association for Reproductive Health Professionals view

ARHP is a different kind of medical association. Our members define reproductive health in broad terms and recognize that the best health care is delivered through a team of professionals partnering with an informed patient. We are the association that brings together health care professionals across disciplines and specialties for evidence based training and network building among committed colleagues.

Nursing Students for Sexual and Reproductive Heath view

Nursing Students for Sexual and Reproductive Health (NSSRH) is a national grassroots organization dedicated to providing nursing students with the education, tools, and resources necessary to become social change agents within the healthcare system as it relates to sexual and reproductive justice.

Medical Student for Choice view

Medical Students for Choice is dedicated to ensuring that people receive the full range of reproductive healthcare choices. MSFC recognizes that one of the greatest obstacles to safe and legal abortion is the absence of trained providers. As medical students and residents, we work to make reproductive health care, including abortion, a part of standard medical education and residency training.