My Body, My Choice

abortion rights, my body my choice, body autonomy, roe vs wade
My body, my choice.

Talk about it

Talking with your peers and family members about your thoughts on abortion and female reproductive rights is valuable. It’s critical to let others know how you feel and facilitate open conversation about the subject, especially if they have different opinions.

Take care of yourself

As with all activism, it’s crucial to take care of yourself and not get too overwhelmed or anxious about what you’re aiming to change. Remember to take time to breathe and talk about how you’re feeling with others if it helps.

Take action

  • Pro-Choice America is a collective of more than 2.5 million members fighting for reproductive freedom for all. Since 1969 they have been working to propel political and cultural change through education, activism and state-level work.
    Visit their site to donate and sign the pledge petitioning the proposal to overturn Roe vs. Wade. Find your local abortion fund to donate to.
  • Youth Abortion Collective is a “nationwide network of young people committed to becoming expert resources on abortion and to making sure folks in our communities understand all the options and have the support they need.”
    Visit their website to explore their resources, join and donate.
  • The Latina Institute fights for equal access to reproductive health for Latina/x communities. They build bases for activists in states like New York and Florida and work to shape policy and provide resources and cultural exchange nationwide.
  • Rachael Lorenzo started Indigenous Women Rising in 2014 as a campaign in response to indigenous women and people being denied access to Plan B, a form of emergency contraception.
    You can donate to their abortion fund to help support these women in need that our government neglects.
  • The Northwest Abortion Access Fund serves women in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Alaska.
    Visit their site to find a local clinic, donate and access their hotline for help.

Need help?

If you find yourself in a situation where you are considering an abortion, we invite you to check out these resources for financial and emotional support.

  • Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1–800–656–4673.
    Online Hotline: http://apps.rainn.org/ohl-bridge/
  • Safe Horizon: Sexual assault and abuse
    For help with domestic violence, please call our domestic violence hotline: 800–621–HOPE (4673).
    For help with rape and sexual assault, please call: 212–227–3000.
  • If you are in Mexico, you can visit this local directory for the hotlines to the Center of Justice for Women in every city.
  • For everyone else in Latin America and the Caribbean, you can visit the UN Women website to find your local office and support your community. Their mission is to dedicate resources, education and programs to the empowerment and gender equality of all women.

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