Abortion Alternatives

When faced with an unplanned pregnancy, many women don’t realize they have options – real alternatives to abortion. There are so many women who have faced this circumstance – and are facing it right now. But, you are NOT facing it alone. Are you aware there is a huge amount of support that is available to you? Be informed! There are free and low cost resources available that cover housing, medical services, prenatal care, education, parenting information, maternity and baby items, adoption counseling, and much more!

You are strong. You are capable. You can do this – and you don’t have to do it alone. Call us to find out how we can and will help. We’re here for you regardless of your decision. 214.969.2433.

For information and encouragement from others that have faced this same decision, check out: www.StandUpGirl.com.

 

The Differences:  Adoption

  • You end your pregnancy by giving life.
  • You can feel good and positive about your decision.
  • You will remember giving birth.
  • You will have plenty of time to plan your future.
  • You can hold, name and love your baby.
  • You can have continued contact with your child.
Abortion

  • Your pregnancy ends with death.
  • You may feel guilt and/or shame about your choice.
  • You will remember taking a life.
  • Abortion is final/ you can’t reverse your decision.
  • You will never know or hold your baby.
  • You will miss the opportunity to see your child develop.
The Similarities:  Adoption

  • You can pursue earlier goals and plans.
  • You can live independently.
  • You will not have to parent prematurely.
  • You will be free from the financial burdens of pregnancy and parenting.
  • You will have the freedom to choose if you want to have a long-term relationship with the baby’s father.
  • You can resume your education or career.
Abortion

  • You can pursue earlier goals and plans.
  • You can life independently.
  • You will not have to parent prematurely.
  • You will be free from the financial burdens of parenting.
  • You will have the freedom to cchoose if you want to have a long-term relationship with the baby’s father.
  • You can resume your education or career.

*Remember that adoption goes a step beyond choosing life for your baby. It is a quality of life decision for you and your child.

Source: Life Cycle Books  800.214.5849