Activate has compiled the following reproductive health and abortion-related resources for youth-supporting professionals working with young people, including young people experiencing the child welfare and/or justice systems, homelessness, and/or disconnection from school and work (i.e., opportunity youth).
Bringing Adolescent Sexual & Reproductive Health Research to Youth-Supporting Professionals.
Resources on Reproductive Health and Abortion Services
ReproductiveRights.gov – Know Your Rights: Reproductive Health Care
This federal website provides information about access to reproductive health care and insurance coverage. The website is kept up to date.
State-level Abortion Restrictions Will Negatively Impact Teens and Children – Child Trends
This blog describes the unique impacts state-level abortion restrictions have on teens.
Supporting the Sexual and Reproductive Health of Youth in Foster Care After Roe – Center for the Study of Social Policy
This brief gives an overview of the unique obstacles youth in the child welfare system experience in accessing sexual and reproductive health care and provides recommendations to increase their access to care.
Abortion Laws by State – Center for Reproductive Rights
This interactive map provides information on the abortion laws and court decisions in every state and is kept up to date.
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