In the spirit of inviting our community to deeper involvement with us, our All-Options Pregnancy Resource Center in Bloomington, Indiana, recently kicked off 2 new events: our first Open House of 2018, and a series of drop-in volunteer opportunities. As the Center approaches its 3rd anniversary, … [Read more...] about Open Doors, Open Hearts
We're welcoming in a new cohort of All-Options interns at our Pregnancy Resource Center in Bloomington, IN - and this group has already hit the ground running! Sorting diapers and supplies for our Hoosier Diaper Program clients, taking Talkline calls, and spreading the good word about All-Options to … [Read more...] about Welcome our new All-Options interns!
Whether you made a donation this year, volunteered your time, or spread the word about All-Options, we're so grateful for your commitment to our mission of promoting unconditional, judgment-free support for people in all of their decisions, feelings, and experiences with pregnancy, parenting, … [Read more...] about Thank You for an Outstanding 2017
This year has seen some big changes for our advocate community, so in June, we took a timeout for our annual summer advocate retreat. Our advocates dedicated two whole days to recharging and rejuvenating themselves and each other. The first day of the retreat started out with current Radvocate … [Read more...] about Notes from the Summer 2017 Advocate Retreat
We're welcoming in September here at All-Options and along with saying goodbye to our good friend, Summer, we're also bidding farewell to our longtime All-Options Talkline Radvocate, Gina. For the past four years, Gina has answered countless calls from people in need of compassionate, open-hearted … [Read more...] about Rising Radvocate: Gina
After a year and a half of providing compassionate, judgment-free support to our Talkline callers, All-Options recently said goodbye to one of our Indiana-based Talkline Radvocates, Megan Simmons. Trading the beauty of Bloomington for the bustle of Philadelphia, Megan recently began a new position … [Read more...] about Rising Radvocate: Megan S.
Every winter, we hold day-long retreats for our advocate cohorts in Portland and Bloomington. Usually, these winter retreats focus on skill-building and knowledge refreshers, but this year, it felt like we needed some intentional time together as a community to process what the past couple of months … [Read more...] about Update from the Portland Advocates’ Winter Retreat
Hope just celebrated her first anniversary as an office volunteer at All-Options Pregnancy Resource Center, where she helps cover the front desk, coordinates visits with clients, and keeps the office running smoothly. In this first Advocate Spotlight of 2017, we sit down with Hope to learn a bit … [Read more...] about Advocate Spotlight: Hope L!
It's our last Advocate Spotlight of 2016 and for this one, we're celebrating Deborah Meader's three years volunteering at All-Options! Deborah has provided incredible and reliable support to the whole All-Options team in the office and beyond. We're so happy to have an opportunity to recognize all … [Read more...] about Advocate Spotlight: Deborah M.
We're celebrating 12 years of the Talkline this week and the incredible way our advocates hold space and offering unconditional support to all of our callers. What better way to do that than to include an Advocate Spotlight of one of our current Talkline volunteers? Camille has been on the line for … [Read more...] about Advocate Spotlight: Camille