Pregnancy Resource Center set on fire by arsonist

By Sarah Terzo In May of this year, an arsonist set a pregnancy resource center on fire. Live Action News covered the story: In the early morning hours of May 3, the Women’s Care Center of Peoria, Illinois, part of a national chain of pregnancy care centers based out of South Bend, Indiana, was targeted by an …

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Seeking to ‘change abortion in Orlando’ pregnancy help clinic opens near Planned Parenthood

By Gayle Irwin As more than 70,000 students converge on the University of Central Florida (UCF) campus this month to start the fall semester, women experiencing unplanned pregnancies have a life-affirming alternative close to the nearby Planned Parenthood. Earlier this summer, Choices Women’s Clinic opened a new, second pregnancy help medical clinic one mile from …

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Pregnancy Care Centers Effective, Change Abortion Outcomes, Opposition Study Admits, Part IIl

Part I Part II By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research Editor’s note: Parts One and Two of this three-part series appeared Thursday at NRL News Today. Dr. O’Bannon is examining in depth a new study published by abortion advocates. Much to their chagrin, the results showed that pregnancy care centers …

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Minneapolis neighbors help break ground, anticipate new pregnancy center and community clinic

By Karen Ingle On June 23, dirt flew from dozens of shovels at an empty lot in the Phillips community of South Minneapolis during a groundbreaking ceremony for the coming First Care Pregnancy Center. Over 50 people gathered near the corner of Chicago and Franklin Avenues, including local pastors, staff and donors, community leaders, and …

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Pregnancy Care Centers Effective, Change Abortion Outcomes, Opposition Study Admits Part II

Part III By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research Editor’s Note: Part One of this three-part series appeared in the August NRL News and is reposted elsewhere here today. Dr. O’Bannon reported on a new study recently published by abortion advocates. Much to their chagrin, that study showed that pregnancy care …

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Pregnancy Care Centers Effective, Change Abortion Outcomes, Opposition Study Admits — Part One

Part II Part III By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research Editor’s note. This appeared in the August digital edition of National Right to Life News. Part Two appears in Thursday’s NRL News Today. For years, pro-lifers have asserted that given realistic alternatives to abortion, many women will choose life for themselves and …

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The massive growth of Pregnancy Help Organizations have helped make the premises of Roe and Casey outdated, amicus brief argues

By Dave Andrusko In our attempt to give readers access to a broad swath of amicus brief in support of Mississippi’s Gestational Age Act, we’ve offered overviews of briefs that run the gamut from highly technical legal analyses through the [distorted and misrepresented] history of abortion to a particularly insightful feminist critique of the “right” …

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“Don’t be scared,” there is support: young mom who chose life to others in her situation

By Lisa Bourne A young single mother from New York State is showing that there is support for women facing unexpected pregnancy, and she says moms in this scenario should not be afraid.  Katy became pregnant at 16, and while she hails from a family with pro-life values, the fear she experienced was strong, driving …

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“Innovative,” “impactful” new approach to ultrasound training fosters effective service to women at risk for abortion

By Andrea Trudden  While there are various ultrasound trainings available for nurses and sonographers who work within the pregnancy help movement, Heartbeat International has championed a new form of training that connects the technical needs and the spiritual needs for those working in pregnancy help. At its two main training venues this year, Heartbeat’s Medical …

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Worldwide Directory of Pregnancy Help hits major milestone with 7,000 listings

By Lisa Bourne  Heartbeat International’s Worldwide Directory of Pregnancy Help has surpassed 7,000 listings, boosting the celebration of the pregnancy help network’s half-century of service. Heartbeat is the first network of pro-life pregnancy resource centers founded in the U.S. and it the most extensive network in the world, with more than 2,900 affiliated pregnancy help locations …

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Abortion lobby wants pro-life centers held to higher standards than the abortion industry

By Nancy Flanders  The recent increase in pro-abortion attacks against pro-life pregnancy centers highlights a major problem that exists within the abortion industry: lack of regulation and quality care for women. While abortion advocacy groups are putting great effort into mischaracterizing pro-life pregnancy centers, they are failing to see their own hypocrisy. #ExposeFakeClinics is working to smear pro-life pregnancy …

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Woman finds hope, chooses life following visit to Fort Worth Pregnancy Center

By Gayle Irwin When “Deanna” (not her real name) called the Fort Worth Pregnancy Center, she felt little hope for continuing her pregnancy. However, after her appointment, an ember of light glowed, and that light continues as she approaches the birth of her baby. “She called in and she mentioned she was considering abortion,” said …

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