Welcome to AbortioninCanada.ca

LifeCanada created this site in 2008 to mark the 20th anniversary  of unrestricted legal abortion in Canada. On January  28, 1988, the Supreme Court of Canada struck down all legal restrictions on abortion. That means that abortion is allowed throughout all nine months of pregnancy. There are provincial guidelines throughout the  country on how and when abortions may be performed, but they do...
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Darby’s Story

Being pregnant at any age can be an overwhelming and scary experience. However, our fears should not change or give us a different view on the little miracle that is growing inside of us. Everyone has a purpose in this world and I believe that all babies enrich the world with their presence. I cannot imagine life without my son.  The timing was not perfect, but the thought that he might have...
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Lara’s Story

Finding out I was pregnant at 17 was hard, scary and intimidating. I felt embarrassed, anxious and wrapped up in a whirl wind of emotions and concerns, not knowing what the future was going to look like. Realizing I was now in control of someone else’s life was scary because I felt like I was no longer in control of my own life. I was really struck by the knowledge I was given about abortion and...
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Brianne’s Story

Knowing I had become pregnant again with my second child was by far the scariest thing. And knowing that I was going to raise two kids by myself was even scarier. But to think that my son might not have been in this world because I thought it might be too hard makes me sick. He is 2 years old now and I made the right decision. I chose life. And I’m proud of it!! My son has brought me so...
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