Today marks 14 years since the launch of the All-Options Talkline. Wow! In 2004, in Portland, Oregon, our founders recognized the need for a new organization -- one that would bridge false divisions, transcend political rhetoric, and provide unconditional support to people in all of their … [Read more...] about Our National Talkline turns 14 today!
At All-Options, we are hard at work designing and facilitating trainings around the country on pregnancy, parenting, abortion, and adoption, values clarification, and judgment-free all-options counseling for a wide variety of professionals interested in supporting pregnant people. In the Spring, our … [Read more...] about Expanding our Pregnancy Options Workshops
If you’ve ever heard the powerful phrase, “Everyone loves someone who had an abortion,” you already know our donor spotlight focus, Renee Bracey Sherman. As the Senior Public Affairs Manager at the National Network of Abortion Funds and the creator of WeTestify.org, an abortion storytelling and … [Read more...] about Donor Spotlight: Renee Bracey Sherman
When you think of barriers to accessing an abortion, what comes to mind? Mandatory waiting periods? Parental consent laws? Donald Trump and Mike Pence? These are all obvious and dangerous obstacles to getting an abortion, but they don't touch upon the practical support hurdles that stand in the way … [Read more...] about Practical Support Network Trainings Are Here
At our All-Options Pregnancy Resource Center in Bloomington, Indiana, we're supporting people at every stage of their pregnancy and parenting journeys with abortion funding, monthly diapers for struggling families, and volunteer and advocacy opportunities. With so much to offer our neighbors, … [Read more...] about All-Options Billboards Go Up in Indiana
Our All-Options donors are some of the most incredible and inspiring people we know - and sometimes, they're also really cool. In this donor spotlight, we're featuring Pam B., a self-described, "knitting designer, university professor, and feminist killjoy." As an ongoing supporter of All-Options, … [Read more...] about Donor Spotlight: Pam B!
Each month, All-Options Pregnancy Resource Center hosts a Reproductive Justice Action Hour, an opportunity to explore intersecting issues and experiences and their relationship to reproductive justice. In September, our friends from Middle Way House, a local domestic violence shelter and advocacy … [Read more...] about Exploring the Criminalization of Pregnant People
Calling all fans of tacos, beer, and abortion funding! It’s that very special time of year when we can indulge in all three at once - it’s Taco or Beer Challenge season! Abortion funding is more critical than ever, so from now until September 15, the All-Options team invites you to join friends, … [Read more...] about Let’s Taco-Bout It: Abortion Funding for Hoosiers!
As an organization that provides support to pregnant people, we were shocked and disappointed to hear NPR praising anti-abortion Crisis Pregnancy Centers for helping pregnant women access Medicaid on this past Monday’s edition of All Things Considered. If the segment’s main argument had been that … [Read more...] about Medicaid and CPCs: A Match Made by NPR
In early June, I had the privilege of traveling to Austin, TX to facilitate a Pregnancy Options Workshop with some incredible activists and providers from Texas abortion funds, clinics, and allied organizations. More than 20 people spent their Saturday learning about abortion, adoption, and … [Read more...] about An Inside Look at Our Pregnancy Options Workshops