INTERNET TO FIND INFORMATION ON ABORTION AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH
There are numerous Web sites that offer information about abortion and reproductive health. Unfortunately, many sites present information that is incorrect, misleading, or outdated. Some sites that contain the least reliable information also choose site names to convince readers they are trustworthy.
view an excellent guide to finding
abortion information online. It includes some links to
other web sites and information that may be helpful to you.
How do you know that you
are talking to a quality clinic? Go to
this website for information on finding the clinic that fits your
Here are also some links to help you with your decision, financial
assistance, after-abortion care, religious information and ND state produced
information. Click on any of these to follow the link to the website.
Help With Your Decision
Options Workbook - assistance in making your decision
- emotional support before, during & after an abortion decision
Abortion: Which Method is Right For Me
- help deciding between medication or surgical abortion
Clinic Directory - a listing of independent abortion clinics in the US
Abortion Federation (NAF)
(informational fact sheets)
Mom, Dad I'm
Pregnant - a website to help teens talk to their parents
Reverend Rebecca Turner of Faith Aloud
speaks to women about spirituality and abortion decision making
Network of Abortion Funds -
information on funds that assist women in
need with funding
1-888-439-0124 Calls taken ONLY from 9:00am - 12:00pm on Tuesdays.
ND Women In Need
patients of Red River Women's Clinic in need of financial assistance
Funding for ND & SD patients -
Special funding available for patients in North or South Dakota - depends on
income, family size & need
Information for Men
and Abortion - Information directed towards men involved with women seeking
an abortion or information about abortion.
Plants for Patients
- a program offered by Red River Women's Clinic giving out plants to women
seeking services at our clinic.
Abortion Diaries - A documentary of women talking about their abortions
Backline we understand
that decisions and feelings about
pregnancy and parenting can be complicated. Our Talk Line is a unique resource
for women and their loved ones at any point before, during or after a pregnancy
experience, no matter which options are being considered or what choices have
already been made.
Faith Aloud Video
of clergy speaking to women after an abortion
- A website documenting women's abortion decisions
who have had abortions - women speak about their experiences
After Abortion a book for support after an abortion
After an Abortion - a website that talks about feelings after an
The following are some RESOURCES for women
experiencing pain after an abortion.
The Healing Choice, Your Guide to Emotional Recovery
After an Abortion
by Candace De Puy PH.D & Dana Dovitch, PH.D. This is a book for any woman who feels psychological pain
from her abortion....this is not a book about judgment, politics, or
religion. Can be purchased at
or in book stores.
- an organization of people of faith who support a woman's decision to have an
abortion. We provide confidential counseling services to women and their
families. We offer spiritual comfort, helpful religious language, and a
safe space to share your stories.
watch a video on YouTube for women considering abortion from Faith Aloud
- information about the abortion decision for Catholic women
Coalition for Reproductive Choice
- an organization committed to preserve
reproductive choice as a basic part of religious liberty
ND State Information
The following links are to the state
mandated booklets that are offered to each patient as part of the Informed
Consent process. If a patient wishes to view these booklets she can follow
the links below, or call 1-800-472-2286, press option #1 and ask for Barb
Schweitzer to get copies sent to her.
Offered for Women and Children by Public and Private Agencies in North Dakota