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
May 24, 2016 - Paper Petition against Bill
C-225: Please print out and
sign this official petition for
Parliament, and collect more signatures if
you can. You can print double-sided or
just page 1.
May 18, 2016 - Review of
"Crisis Pregnancy Centre" Websites in
Canada - A new study by ARCC
examined all of the websites of "crisis
pregnancy centres" in Canada. Most
websites either present misinformation on
abortion or sexual health issues, and/or
fail to disclose their anti-abortion or
religious agenda or that they are not
May 15, 2016 - Letter to City of Prince Albert, Sask. The City has allowed an anti-choice flag to be flown at City Hall for the last seven years as part of a "Celebrate Life Week" that the City officially proclaims. These discriminatory actions by the city must end.
April 24, 2016
a letter to your Member of Parliament
asking them to oppose Bill C-225 -
Here's a sample letter you can use or
adapt, or write your own.
March 4, 2016 -
ARCC Cannot Support Bill C-225
- A new Private Member's bill would make it a separate
offence to injure or kill a fetus during a crime against a
pregnant woman. This would in effect give a fetus some
legal rights and thereby threaten women's rights and
abortion rights. Here's our main position
statement, and a comparison
of Bill C-225 with previous Bill C-484.
Updated May 24, 2016