Websites

Guttmacher Institute - a leading research and policy organization committed to advancing sexual and reproductive health and rights in the United States and globally. A fantastic resource for intelligent facts and analysis.

National Abortion Federation - Their mission of the National Abortion Federation is to ensure safe, legal, and accessible abortion care, which promotes health and justice for women. 

NARAL - Their mission is to fight for reproductive freedom for every person in every state. 

Planned Parenthood - Provides access to healthcare for 2.5 million patients, including humane terminations for medical reasons. 


Support Groups

Ending a Wanted Pregnancy -  Comfort, support and pro-choice advocacy for all who have had to end a wanted pregnancy following a poor prenatal diagnosis or for maternal health issues. I cannot understate how helpful this site has been for us as we have navigated our terrible loss.

SHARE - Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group

Then Comes Family - My favorite message board for dealing with both infertility and pregnancy loss. It features honest, supportive advice for the moments usually not talked about. Highly recommended.

RESOLVE - A great resource and community for those coping with infertility


Books/Articles

Empty Cradle: Surviving the Death of Your Baby - This helped me so much, and applies to any loss, from a miscarriage to the loss of a living child. I felt so much more understood after reading this.

Understanding Your Grief: Ten Essential Touchstones for Finding Hope and Healing Your Heart - Helps navigate grief, which is such a tough and foggy process.

The Understanding Your Grief Journal: Exploring the Ten Essential Touchstones - A journal to accompany the prior resource.

Our Heartbreaking Choices: Forty-Six Women Share Their Stories of Interrupting a Much-Wanted Pregnancy - Stories about ending wanted pregnancies, which helped me feel less alone.

The 10 Best-Ever Anxiety Management Techniques: Understanding How Your Brain Makes You Anxious and What You Can Do to Change It - This was very helpful for postpartum anxiety.

 

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