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NARAL Pro-Choice Washington is an advocacy organization. We do not provide reproductive health services or abortion referrals, but if you are facing an unintended pregnancy, these resources may help.
If you are or think you are facing an unintended pregnancy, it is important that you talk about your feelings and emotions with someone you trust, be that a family member; a close friend; or a member of the clergy. It is also important that you consult a member of the medical profession to discuss your options and what would be best for you and your health.
Know Your Rights
- There are no waiting periods required before a woman can receive an abortion in Washington State.
- Women under the age of 18 have the right to confidential reproductive health services in Washington State. A minor is not legally required to inform her parents or get their permission in order to receive any reproductive health services including contraception and abortion.
- Hospital Emergency Rooms in Washington are required by law to provide emergency contraception to women who have been raped or sexually assaulted.
- In Washington State low-income women can receive free family planning services by enrolling in the Take Charge program.
If you need a ride to a clinic or a place to stay after your procedure, please contact NARAL Pro-Choice Washington Foundationís Abortion Access Network at (206) 624-1990.
If you need more information or help finding a reproductive health care provider, click here.