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Abortion

Abortion is safe, common medical care.  In fact, one in three women in the United States have an abortion by age 45.  

Abortion is legal but increasingly less accessible.  Although the US Supreme Court decision in Roe provides a legal right to abortion under some circumstances, anti-choice advocates and politicians are working to everyday to chip away at those legal protections and try to make abortion care more difficult obtain. Legal challenges and laws at the federal, state, and local levels have drastically limited access abortion care over the last forty plus years.  

Beginning with the passage of the Hyde Amendment in 1976, which prohibits the use of federal funding for abortion care except in cases of rape, incest, or danger to the life of the woman, abortion care has becoming less and less accessible to women in North Carolina and throughout the United State. Today, 87% of U.S. counties and 90% of North Carolina counties have no abortion provider.  That means the majority of NC women have no local access to abortion care.

Anti-choice lawmakers in North Carolina and across the country continue to impose a broad range of restrictions on women's access to abortion including:
For additional resources on abortion in the United States, visit:
For financial assistance in obtaining an abortion, contact the Carolina Abortion Fund hotline at 855-518-4603.  To locate an abortion provider near you, contact the National Abortion Federation Hotline at (800) 772-9100, visit them on-line, or contact a NAF provider directly below:  

A Preferred Women's Health Center
Charlotte, NC
(888) 562-7415
(888) 562-7415
www.apwhc.com

Carolina Center for Women
Charlotte, NC
(704) 367-2255
www.ccfw.net

Family Reproductive Health, Inc.
Charlotte, NC
(704) 551-0808
(800) 952-9034
www.familyreproductive.com

Hallmark Women's Clinic
Fayetteville, NC 
(910) 323-3792 
(800) 682-8677 
www.ahallmarkwomensclinic.com

A Woman's Choice of Greensboro
Greensboro, NC
(336) 273-9485
(844) 219-7668
www.awomanschoiceinc.com/greensboro

A Preferred Women's Health Center
Raleigh, NC
(888) 562-7415
(888) 562-7415
www.apwhc.com

A Woman's Choice of Raleigh
Raleigh, NC
(919) 781-6811
(800) 540-5690
www.awomanschoiceinc.com/raleigh


 
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