The Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC) is the only
nation-wide political pro-choice group devoted to ensuring
abortion rights and access for women. We formed in October
2005 to carry out political and educational work to support
reproductive rights and health.
Our diverse coalition consists of pro-choice groups and
individuals across Canada working to represent all Canadian
2014 - Does
your Provincial Health Hotline Refer for Abortion
Services Appropriately? When a retired nurse
called Telecare NB for information on abortion services
in New Brunswick, she was shocked to be referred to
Birthright, an anti-abortion agency. How does your
province's healthline deal with such calls?
July, 2014 - Why We Need to Ban ‘Conscientious Objection’ in Reproductive Health Care. (RH Reality Check). Follow-up article: The CO debate: ‘Conscientious Objection’ is still dishonourable disobedience. (bpas Reproductive Review.)
April 16, 2014 - Cities Rally in Solidarity with New Brunswick Women - National outrage builds as the NB Dept. of Health abandons women and creates health crisis, in response to upcoming closure of NB’s only abortion clinic. Rallies in Fredericton, Toronto, St. John’s, Charlottetown, Montreal!
2014 - Take
Action for New Brunswick Women! - Use this page
to send letters to government officials, sign a
petition, attend an event, and spread the word,
regarding the upcoming closure of the Fredericton
Morgentaler Clinic, and the urgency of repealing the NB
payment regulation that illegally restricts access.
2014 - New
Brunswick Gambles with Women’s Lives - The closure
of New Brunswick’s only abortion clinic will have
devastating and potentially tragic consequences for
women in that province, warns ARCC.
Updated July 23, 2014