Want to know the real deal about abortion? Ask the doctors who provide them. That’s what Buzzfeed did in their enlightening new article, 41 Things You Should Know About Abortions And The Doctors Who Perform Them. These doctors dispelled myths, gave a step-by-step description of the procedure, and talked about the satisfaction and challenges of providing abortions. Here are a few of our favorite quotes; the first one is from our medical director here at Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest: Continue reading Doctors Take Down Myths Surrounding Abortion
We were thrilled to celebrate Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest’s 54 years of service at our anniversary dinner, Now More Than Ever, with nearly 1,600 guests. Continue reading A Night to Celebrate!
With pink signs in their hands and fiery resolve in their hearts, hundreds of people in San Diego, Riverside, and Imperial counties joined forces with millions across the country earlier this month to support Planned Parenthood against a devastating bill that would have repealed the ACA and blocked women from getting care at Planned Parenthood health centers. Continue reading The Power of Pink
The S. Mark Taper Foundation Grant Continue reading We Couldn’t Do This Without You
This Saturday’s San Diego Women’s March will have major significance for women and everyone who is participating. Continue reading San Diego Women’s March—in the News
Going to Planned Parenthood for reproductive health care is a choice that everyone can make. Continue reading The Planned Parenthood Option
Since the election, Planned Parenthood has received an incredible outpouring of support. We’ve been contacted by many people who are looking to stand together for women’s rights, human rights, and justice for all.
Across the nation, marches are being organized in solidarity with the main Women’s March on Washington, which will be held January 21.
We hope that you will join Planned Parenthood staff, volunteers, and supporters at 10 a.m. on January 21 at the local San Diego Women’s March or at the Riverside Women’s March. Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest will be participating as a contingent in the San Diego Women’s March and at the Riverside Women’s March and anyone who supports human rights, civil liberties, tolerance of diversity, and compassion for our shared humanity is invited to attend.
San Diego Women’s March January 21, 2017 at 10 a.m. Route: Gather in front of the Civic Center Plaza at 1200 Third Ave, San Diego, CA 92101 March on Broadway to Harbor Drive and end in front of The County Administration Building.
Another women’s march will be held in North County, San Diego on January 21. While Planned Parenthood will not have a contingent in the North County Women’s March, we do encourage you to attend one of the local marches being planned in San Diego.
North County Women’s March January 21, 2017 at 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
11 a.m. Gather at San Marcos City Hall 12 p.m. March to Palomar Community College 1 p.m. Rally at Palomar Community College
If you are interested in registering for the North County Women’s March, RSVP to NCLAmarch@gmail.com with the email subject line “ATTEND” or “VOLUNTEER”. In the email, include your name.
Riverside Women’s March
January 21, 2017 at 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Gather in downtown Riverside on Main Street and 6th Street in front of the Eliza Tibbets statue and end in front of the Martin Luther King Jr. statue on Main Street and 9th Street.
If you are interested in registering for the Riverside Women’s March, RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org with the email subject line “ATTEND”.
Thank you for your support!
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In the current political climate, some people may be wondering if we are going to stay open. The answer is yes! Continue reading These Doors Stay Open—With Your Help.
The results of the Presidential Election may bring renewed attacks on a person’s access to abortion and reproductive healthcare in this country. Continue reading 2016 California Legislative Wins