Michigan Center’s 40-Year Journey Shows How Far Pro-life Pregnancy Help Ministries Have Come

By Jen Taggart After more than three decades of serving pregnant women from her home in Escanaba, Michigan, Carol Carlson, founder of Pregnancy Services of Delta County, knew her organization needed room to grow. But how, she wasn’t sure. Birthed out of Delta County Right to Life in 1978, Pregnancy Services of Delta County got …

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The pro-abortionist’s abiding fear of and loathing for Pregnancy Care Centers

By Dave Andrusko Pregnancy Care Centers (also known as Women Helping Centers and Crisis Pregnancy Centers) are the stone in the shoe of the Abortion Movement. An alternative to the death-peddlers they not only give women a genuine option, they function as a standing rebuke to the Planned Parenthoods of this world. Which is why, …

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After Nashville Abortions Cease, Pro-life Pregnancy Center Sees Spike in Clients

By Gayle Irwin When two abortion facilities in Nashville, Tennessee halted abortions last year, the local pregnancy help center, Hope Clinic, experienced a significant increase in the number of women seeking pregnancy services. Other factors may have played a big part in that growth as well. According to Hope Clinic’s CEO Renée Rizzo, a series …

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California Must Pay Pro-life Pregnancy Centers $399K After Forcing Them to Promote Abortion

By Katie Franklin Adding to a mounting pile of fees for unconstitutional state mandates against pro-life organizations, California has been ordered to pay three pregnancy help centers and a conservative law firm $399,000 following a major loss at the Supreme Court last summer. The order comes four years after California enacted the “Reproductive FACT Act” …

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Pregnancy Help Centers: a real alternative to the death peddlers

By Dave Andrusko Although I’ve written about or reposted countless articles on Pregnancy Centers, until two weeks ago I had not been inside one since those days decades ago when I tried my best to volunteer at what in those days was more commonly called Crisis Pregnancy Centers. For reasons that need not be recalled, …

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Big Abortion and the Infantilization of Women

By Katie Franklin Last Friday, the Democratic Party’s abortion radicalism finally spilled over into an act of vandalism at a pro-life pregnancy help center in northern Virginia. There, on the center’s signage, red spray paint told the lie the abortion lobby has peddled against pro-lifers for the last five decades: “You hate women.” Another message …

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GOOD NEWS: More than 400,000 Found Life-Saving Support from Pro-life Helpline in 2018

By Katie Franklin On this day 16 years ago, a pro-life pregnancy helpline launched, going on to take 35,000 calls from women in need that year. Since then, Option Line has grown to take that many calls, live chats, texts, and emails, in a single month, responding to a record 404,000 women and men facing …

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New York Maternity Home to Offer Life-Saving Alternative to Extreme Abortion Law

By Karen Ingle In Walden, New York, where abortion has just been legalized up to birth, one pro-life ministry is making a haven for pregnant women out of a 5,000-square-foot wood-paneled home set amid an acre of trees. “It’s not enough to say, ‘Don’t have an abortion,” said Linda Arzu, executive director of Faith House, …

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California Discriminated Against Pro-life Pregnancy Centers, Says Trump Administration

By Katie Franklin On Friday, ahead of the March for Life, the Trump administration rapped the state of California with an enforcement action for discriminating against pro-life pregnancy help centers through its “Reproductive FACT Act.” The law, which would have forced pregnancy centers to tell women where they could obtain an abortion, was struck down …

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Crisis Pregnancy Centers: on the front lines of the pro-life movement

By Ama Richardson, Executive Director, HOPE I’ve been privileged to work at HOPE in Northern Virginia, Inc. — a crisis pregnancy center in Falls Church, Virginia—for almost three years now. Falls Church has one of the highest abortion rates in the state with thousands of abortions performed at the local abortion clinic each year. Prior …

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Courageous Teen Mom Changes Her Mind After Considering Safe Haven: “I can do this, I can raise a baby.”

By Katie Franklin It was 8 p.m. when a hotline call lit up the phone of Heather Burner, executive director of the National Safe Haven Alliance, in late August. “Madison,” the scared, young girl on the other end of the phone, was nine months pregnant, expecting to deliver her baby within just a couple weeks, …

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Brittany Rejected Abortion for Baby Noah. Now She’s Headed to Capitol Hill with a Pro-life Message.

By Katie Franklin When Brittany found out she was pregnant almost three years ago, her first impulse was to have an abortion. A college student in a perilous relationship with her ex-boyfriend, Brittany did not see how she could possibly raise a baby. But because she chose life instead, this week she and her two-year-old …

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