Abortion Counseling and Alternatives Resources

Pregnant women in need do not have to feel that abortion is the only option. If you are pregnant and need help, here are some useful resources:

Crisis Pregnancy Hotline: 1-800-395-4357
Carenet/Heartbeat hotline: 1-800-395-HELP
Birthright: 1-800-550-4900
National Life Center: 1-800-848-LOVE
Bethany Christian Services: 1-800-238-4269

Bridge Women’s Support Center
14-02 124th Street College Point, NY 11356      718-463-1810
website: www.bwscny.org     email: admin@bwscny.org

Life Center of New York visit: Life Center of New York or email lifecenterny@yahoo.com
6802 5th Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11220. 718-748-4992

EMC Frontline Pregnancy Center (Brooklyn)
44 Court Street
Suite 915
Brooklyn NY 11201
Tel: 718-401-9400

EMC Frontline Pregnancy Center (Queens)
37-51 75th Street
Queens NY 11372
Tel: 718-401-9400

Housing Young Mothers with Children

Providence House I: 2518 Church Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11226. 718-284-6688
Providence House II: 388 Prospect Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11215. 718-369-9140
Providence House III: 159-23 89th Avenue, Jamaica, New York 11432. 718-739-1348
Rose Kennedy Family Center: 178 Halsey St, Brooklyn, New York 11216. 718-399-0523
Bethany House: 164 Suydam Street, Brooklyn, New York 11221. 718-574-6300
Sacred Heart of Jesus: 877-777-1277


Although the Catholic Church fully rejects abortion, we do not reject those who have had abortions. Men and women can find counseling, forgiveness, and healing after abortion by going to the sacrament of reconciliation and contacting any of the following ministries:

  • Rachel’s Helpers: call 347-702-2352
  • Project Rachel: visit www.hopeafterabortion.com or call 800-593-2273
  • Rachel’s Vineyard weekend retreat program: call 516-523-0586 or visit www.rachelsvineyard.org and www.lifecenterli.org
  • Abortion Changes You: visit www.abortionchangesyou.com
  • Sisters of Life Hope and Healing: 866-575-0075

The Sisters of Life is a contemplative/active religious community of women founded in 1991 by John Cardinal O’Connor in NYC for the protection and enhancement of the sacredness of every human life. Visit www.sistersoflife.org or call 877-777-1277 for more information. Sisters of Life offers several programs:

  • Entering Canaan: visit www.postabortionhelp.org or call 877-586-4621
  • Holy Respite: 877-777-1277
  • The Visitation Mission: call 1-877-777-1277
  • Lumina: visit www.postabortionhelp.org or call 718-586-4621, 718-881-8009, 877-586-4621
  • Sisters of Life Hope and Healing: 866-575-0075

Online guide and treatment options from Maryville University


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