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
27, 2014 - Historic
Day for New Brunswick as Province Finally Repeals
Restrictive Abortion Regulation - For over 20
years, this regulation has been causing great hardship
for women and trans people in New Brunswick, as well as
PEI. It's great that it's finally gone, but several
other things still need to happen to ensure equitable
access to abortion care.
29, 2014 -
ARCC Asks Williams Lake to Rescind Anti-Abortion Proclamation – We've sent a letter to the Mayor and Council of Williams Lake in BC, asking them to rescind their “highly inappropriate” proclamation for a “Celebration of Life” week running from Sept 28 to Oct 5. The local anti-choice group behind the proclamation is using the City to advance a viewpoint that discriminates against women and would deny women their Charter rights.
20, 2014 - Reproductive
Justice Rallies Across the Country: Sep 20 -
Activists will be standing in solidarity with the
citizens of New Brunswick and PEI, who lack access to
abortion. Rallies will also speak to reproductive
justice issues affecting Aboriginal, LBGTQ, youth,
low-income, families needing childcare, refugees, and
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.
Updated Nov. 27, 2014