Here, we provide a collection of helpful resources for navigating pregnancy and reproductive health. Whether you’re an expectant parent, contraception seeker, or healthcare professional, our goal is to empower you with the knowledge to access support and make informed decisions.
Interested in learning more about contraception? Activate Collective’s extensive toolkit outlines current birth control methods to assist in choosing what works best for you. Available here!
Looking for a health resource designed for young women and gender minority youth? The Center for Young Women’s Health by Boston Children’s Hospital is a health literacy site designed for younger audiences. Complete with Health Guides, a Monthly Online Chat, and a weekly “Ask Us” publication, this site aims to answer young people’s everyday health questions. Available here!
Looking for another resource or extra support navigating birth and postpartum? Doula care may work for you. Learn more about the work and impact of doulas at DONA International and use their search tool to find a doula in your area. Available here!
Partnering with the right medical support is essential to ensuring a healthy and supported experience from prenatal to postnatal care. Use the ACOG’s Find an OBGYN search tool to find a physician near you, or explore the American College of Nurse-Midwives website to find out if the midwifery model is right for you.
If you are pregnant or caring for a newborn and struggling with any difficult emotions please visit the National Maternal Mental Health Hotline here. This resource will connect you with a counselor that can provide support and resources. Please note this is not a crisis hotline. If you are having suicidal thoughts or actions please dial 988 to connect to the Suicide and Crisis Lifeline .