Need Help

Referrals and Resources:

August 22, 2011

Note: While your concern is very important to us, NAPW does not have the resources or expertise to assist everyone from whom we receive questions. We’ve compiled this list of the most common questions we receive in order to direct you to a resource that can better help you with your specific concern. The views of the referral organizations do not necessarily reflect the views of NAPW, and NAPW is not responsible for the advice or treatment given by any of the resources listed. We will continue to update resources as we receive more information. If your question is not listed, or if you find a broken link or more helpful resources or information, please feel free to contact us at info@advocatesforpregnantwomen.org.

General Assistance

August 22, 2011

Need a lawyer

August 22, 2011

Employment concerns

August 22, 2011

Violence

August 22, 2011

-domestic violence, abuse, rape and sexual assault

Birth

August 22, 2011

– unnecessary c-section; medical interventions; midwives; selecting a care provider; breast and formula feeding

Child Welfare

August 22, 2011

-Interventions, child abuse allegations, hospital threat, parental support

Education Issues

August 22, 2011

- education rights, sex education, pregnancy, parenting, breastfeeding, education access & discrimination

Drugs and Substance Use Issues

August 22, 2011

-treatment, facts, concerns about drug use during pregnancy, drug tested without consent

Pregnancy spectrum

August 22, 2011

– counseling, hotlines, & general information

Healthcare Issues

August 22, 2011

-problems with health insurance, medical and dental clinics

Homelessness – homeless shelters, women’s & family shelters

August 19, 2011

Incarcerated and formerly incarcerated women

August 19, 2011

Immigration Issues

August 19, 2011

Financial Assistance

August 19, 2011

Crisis Pregnancy Centers

August 19, 2011