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
20, 2014 - Announcing the National
Day of Action with events in various cities!
Please pitch in and help plan and organize. We want
reproductive justice and equal access now in NB, PEI,
and across the country.
14, 2014 - ARCC is proud to launch our new
website dedicated to Abortion Access
in New Brunswick. Learn about the history of
access, including the story of the Morgentaler clinic
and its battle with the NB government to obtain funding.
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.)
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,
Updated August 14, 2014