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
Proof that no
country needs abortion laws - a PowerPoint
presentation (in PDF) about Canada's positive experience
with no abortion law. All countries should repeal their
abortion laws as they are completely unnecessary.
January 7, 2016 - PEI’s Restrictive Abortion Access Is Blatantly Unconstitutional — ARCC strongly supports the constitutional legal challenge that will be launched in 90 days against the PEI provincial government by Abortion Access Now PEI. The government has been openly hostile to women’s right to accessible abortion for far too long.
2015 - ARCC is pleased to announce our revised Vision and Mission and our
expanded Mandate to support Reproductive
Justice. We have also published new papers on Transgender
Inclusivity, and Sex
Workers' Rights Are Human Rights.
2015 - Updated
abortion statistics for 2014.
2015 - Updated
list of anti-choice MPs after the Oct 2015
elections. (down to 18% from 36%).
Sept 28, 2015 -
Body, My Choice: Or is It? The Importance of
Renewed Feminist Activism to Altering Canadian Abortion
Laws to Legalize Pharmaceutical Abortion (by Grace
Charbonneau, (32 pages, PDF) Abstract.
Updated Feb 7, 2016