New Journey

Hello! I’m Krysia and I will be taking over Maxine’s position, I am certainly going to miss her. Now, this is part of my journey. I have been working here at OPRC for almost a year now. It is a dream come true. I have dreamed of a job where I could make a...

Seasons

I’m not really sure how I’m feeling right now. So many good things are coming into my life soon, and so many good things are coming to an end also. I introduced myself when we first started this blog, but I wanted to share again. My name is Maxine, and I...

After my Abortion

Below you will find a story by one of OPRC’s clients. It had been four years since my abortion, and I was still suffering with the pain, shame, grief, and guilt.  I tried so hard to resolve these negative emotions on my own to no avail. I couldn’t live...

She’s a Fighter Like Her Mama

It didn’t seem possible at the time.  It seemed completely and utterly IMPOSSIBLE, actually.  Gary and I both knew we had no extra money or savings, and we had dreams for our future that didn’t involve having a baby at 20.  This was not our dream.  It was...