Today, we celebrate 15 years of the All-Options Talkline, answering the calls of people across the U.S. and Canada as they navigate some of the most complex decisions, feelings, and experiences of their lives. As you may already know, the All-Options Talkline offers unbiased, judgement-free … [Read more...] about Our Talkline is 15 Years Strong
"If I can't provide enough diapers, my child will get kicked out of daycare." “I often have to choose between paying my electric bill or buying diapers for my baby.” “I ran out of diapers and couldn’t afford more, so I used some old newspapers.” As the Center Manager at All-Options … [Read more...] about Diaper Need and Its Hidden Consequences
Published in the Herald-Times on Monday, September 23, 2019. Diaper need is a crisis affecting 1 in 3 Hoosier families, yet most people are unaware that our neighbors struggle with the hidden consequences of not being able to afford this basic necessity. Every day, I hear from parents about … [Read more...] about Herald-Times Letter to the Editor: Need for diapers is real
While we are very sad to see our summer interns go (we love you, Megan, Rice, Lucy, and Charlotte!), we're excited to welcome this fabulous batch of folks as our Fall 2019 interns! Some are joining our team on the ground at All-Options PRC, where they'll be providing direct services to clients at … [Read more...] about Meet our Fall 2019 Interns
Let us introduce you to Evelyn Smith, All-Options' new Program Associate! We're thrilled to have Evelyn joining the All-Options team in this new role, where she'll be providing client services and logistical support for programs at the All-Options Pregnancy Resource Center, with a particular focus … [Read more...] about Join us in Welcoming Evelyn!
Happy August, friends! We're excited to introduce you to Kristy, a Bloomington resident, retired physician, and a longtime All-Options supporter! Kristy is full of incredible life stories - read on to learn more about her path to becoming an OB-GYN when there were few women in the field and why she … [Read more...] about Donor Spotlight: Kristy Newton
June 27th was an exciting day in Bloomington, Indiana - we had our first annual All-Options Volunteer & Client BBQ, followed by a drag-comedy-burlesque extravaganza hosted by our friends at The Back Door benefitting our Hoosier Abortion Fund! All-Options summer intern Charlotte* wrote this great … [Read more...] about Recap: The All-Options Summer Double Header!
This is a big year for All-Options - it’s our 15th anniversary! As I started to reflect on our path over the years, I realized that I’m also celebrating two major milestones - my 5th year as the Executive Director, and a decade of leadership since I took the baton as Board President from our … [Read more...] about 15 Years of All-Options: A Letter From Our Executive Director
The All-Options Talkline has some of the best volunteers around, so we think it's important to uplift these incredible folks and highlight what motivates them to lend their time and service to our callers! Mariquisha has been a Talkline Advocate for more than two years, and we were eager to hear … [Read more...] about Advocate Spotlight: Mariquisha M.
Our first Donor Spotlight of 2019 is on Shruti, a professor of international law at Indiana University and a loyal supporter of All-Options' Hoosier Abortion Fund! Shruti has been an All-Options champion since she moved to Bloomington several years ago, and we love her story about how … [Read more...] about Donor Spotlight: Shruti Rana