WHO We Help?
Any woman who lives in Tasmania and is pregnant (at any stage or age) or suspects they may be pregnant.
Some of the reasons women have contacted us:
Unsure if they are pregnant
Not sure if they want to go ahead with a pregnancy
Not sure what to expect during pregnancy
Facing an unplanned abortion and feeling confused
Experiencing feelings of grief and loss after an abortion
Experiencing a personal illness or disability during pregnancy
Were given a worrying prenatal diagnosis for their baby and want to know what their choices are
Relationship problems/break up/family violence
Pregnant and at risk of homelessness and/or homeless
Feeling depressed and alone and/or suffering from a mental health illness
HOW We Help?
Our Services offer all-options pregnancy counselling.
This includes decision making counselling and post abortion grief & loss counselling.
COUNSELLING - we believe that you are the expert of your own story - our counsellors support you to find the best answer for your unique situation and circumstances.
MENTORING - a friend to do the journey with you
ADVOCACY - we help the women who come to us to get what they need. This might include accompanying them to appointments or just to support them to talk with someone they are struggling to communicate with.
INFORMATION - early pregnancy options, Community and Social Support Services, Disability Services, Housing services and In-Home Care Services
EDUCATION - information around pregnancy, unplanned abortion, adoption, kinship care, parenting
A SUPPORTIVE COMMUNITY:
One to one counselling
Support groups for post abortive women
Help with identifying extra sources of support
Someone to help you talk with your family, friends, partner or doctor
A personal mentor to walk with you
Parenting meet ups and workshops
Call, Text or Chat between 9 AM & 5 PM , Monday to Friday
Phone 0479 055 777