Abortion

Women’s Forum Australia maintains a strong commitment to life-affirming cultural change for women’s wellbeing and freedom. Our vision is for women to be given real choice – no woman should have to choose between her own welfare and that of her unborn child.

Women’s Forum Australia challenges the rhetoric of ‘choice’ promoted by an abortion industry that has a vested interest in promoting abortion as a procedure without repercussion. Abortion and women’s experiences of abortion should not be trivialised and treated as though they are a simple medical procedure.

Women’s Forum Australia believes women should have complete and accurate information and counselling about the abortion decision which includes the physical and psychological risks of abortion.

WF Research

Women and Abortion, Selena Ewing

WF Submissions

Health (Abortion Law Reform) Amendment Bill 2016

Abortion Law Reform (Women's Right to Choose) Amendment Bill 2016 and Inquiry into Laws Governing Termination of Pregnancy in Queensland

Tasmania's Reproductive Health (Access to Terminations) Bill 2013

Health Insurance Amendment (Medicare Funding for Certain Types of Abortion) Bill 2013

WF Fact Sheets

Infant Viability Bill 2015 Fact Sheet

WF Published Articles

Abortion reform in Queensland: Rob Pyne's loss is a win for women, Rachael Wong

Trumps abortion funding ban leaves scope for real aid to poor women, Rachael Wong

Hushing up the health risks of abortion is unjust to women, Rachael Wong

Women deserve better than the proposed abortion law reform, Rachael Wong

We Recommend You Read

Abortion law 'reform': Twenty questions that deserve answers, Rachael Wong

Hillary Clinton is right: You can be a feminist and 'pro-life', Rachael Wong

Really a Choice?, Real Choices Australia

Giving Sorrow Words, Melinda Tankard Reist

Brave Little Bear, Bernadette Black

Useful Websites

www.realchoices.org.au

www.pricelesslifecentre.org.au

www.karinyahouse.asn.au

www.bravefoundation.org.au

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