Category Archives: Featured

Over six thousand people were able to access abortion care within Ireland in 2020

Spokesperson Helen Stonehouse said that, “Despite the pandemic, 6,577 people had an abortion in Ireland during 2020, a similar number to the prior year, showing that abortion is very much…

Graphic of a pack of contraceptive pills, an interunterine device and a condom. ARC logo underneath.

Let’s talk about: why we need free contraception

In this blog post from our ‘Let’s talk about’ series, we talk about why ‘free, safe and legal’ is crucial for more than just abortion, and the importance of removing…

Green image with graphics of clocks, calendar & hourglass, and the text 'I need an abortion now!'
Important

Need an abortion?

During the COVID-19 crisis, the HSE is allowing telemedicine abortion access.  For the duration of the COVID-19 emergency, abortion care will be accessible via telemedicine. If your pregnancy is less…

Northern Ireland access

Let’s talk about: Accessible abortion for people living in Northern Ireland

As services are being rolled out in the Republic, it has emerged that people living in Northern Ireland will be charged €450 (in line with what providers receive from the…

safe access zones

Let’s talk about: Why Safe Access Zones are urgently needed outside health care facilities providing abortion

When the people of Ireland voted for abortion services at home, we were promised those services would be safe and accessible. After a long history of shame and hypocrisy on…