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Need help making a decision about a pregnancy? Reach out to a hotline in Alberta, Canada.

Pregnancies that are unplanned or have doubts attached to them happen almost as often as planned pregnancies. So while you may feel alone, what you're experiencing is quite common. If you relate to any of the following and you're not sure what to do next, contact one of 4 hotlines in Alberta, Canada:

  • Feeling both positive and negative emotions at the thought of going through with the pregnancy.
  • Feeling overwhelmed by all the options and having to make a decision.
  • Feeling indecisive and like there is no ideal solution.
  • Being concerned about how you may be treated by healthcare staff.
  • Anger directed toward yourself or your partner for the pregnancy.
  • Worried about how going through with the pregnancy will affect your future vision.
  • Experiencing a sense of urgency, like you need to make a decision as soon as possible.
  • Feeling anxious about how your body and health will be affected depending on your choice.

Right now, you might be feeling devastation, indifference, happiness, or a mix of all three.There is no right or wrong way to respond to an unplanned pregnancy. Every woman will experience it differently according to her unique situation.

Helpline staff in Alberta, Canada will provide you with accurate information about your options. You can take comfort in knowing that your concerns will be received with compassion and zero-judgement. Nobody will force you into making a choice that is not your own. Support is available before, during and after the decision-making process.


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