A Pro-Life Resource List
(As mentioned in Christopher News Note #481: Respect Life Choose Life)
777 Coxwell Avenue
Toronto, Ontario M4C 3C6
Birthright U.S.A. National Office
P.O. Box 98363
Atlanta, GA 30359-2063
Phone #: (800) 550-4900
Background: Birthright International, the world's first international crisis pregnancy service with over 400 chapters worldwide, is a fully independent organization, not affiliated with any church or public agency. Birthright takes a "non-moralistic, non-judgmental" approach, with considerate treatment toward helping women through their pregnancy dilemmas.
Feminists for Life
Feminists for Life of America
P.O. Box 20685
Alexandria, VA 22320
Phone #: (703) 836-3354
Background: Feminists for Life believes in the strength of women and the potential of every human life. They feel women deserve better choices than having to choose between pursuing her career, and sacrificing her child.
National Right to Life Organization
National Right to Life Committee
512 10th Street NW
Washington DC 20004
Phone #: (202) 626-8800
National Life Center Toll-Free 24/7 Hotline: 800-848-LOVE
Background: The National Right to Life Committee was founded in 1973 in response to the U. S. Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision legalizing the practice of human abortion. The ultimate goal of the National Right to Life Committee is to restore legal protection to innocent human life. It is also concerned with related matters of medical ethics which relate to the right-to-life issues of euthanasia and infanticide.
Priests for Life
Priests for Life
P.O. Box 141172
Staten Island, NY 10314
Phone #: (888) PFL-3448, (718) 980-4400
Background: The mission of Priests for Life is to unite and encourage all clergy to give special emphasis to the life issues in their ministry. It also seeks to help them take a more vocal and active role in the pro-life movement, with emphasis on the issues of abortion and euthanasia.
National Office of Post-Abortion Reconciliation and Healing
Milwaukee WI, 53207-0477
Phone #: (800) 5WE-CARE
Background: Project Rachel operates as a network of professional counselors and priests, all trained to provide one-on-one spiritual and psychological care for those who are suffering because of an abortion.
Pro-Life Secretariat of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
Secretariat for Pro-Life Activities
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
3211 4th Street, N.E., Washington, DC 20017-1194
Phone #: (202) 541-3070
Website: www.usccb.org/prolife/Background: The Secretariat for Pro-Life Activities of the USCCB works to encourage respect for all human life from conception to natural death.
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