“All human life, from the moment of conception and through all subsequent stages, is sacred because human life is created in the image and likeness of God. Nothing surpasses the greatness or dignity of a human person.” — Saint John Paul II
Aid for Women helps thousands of women each year in the Chicago metropolitan area who find themselves facing unexpected pregnancies. Each woman is provided with the emotional, practical and spiritual support that she needs to choose life for her unborn baby and to provide a better future for her and her child. Our life-affirming services are offered free-of-charge. See Our Services.
THE TRAGIC REALITY
Over 60 million unborn babies have been victims of abortion in the United States since its legalization in 1973. That’s 1.3 million babies each year or 3,600 babies each day killed by abortion in the United States.
In the Chicago metropolitan area, one out of four pregnancies ends in abortion. In 2017, a reported 21,288 babies were victims of abortion. That’s 59 abortions each day or one baby aborted every 25 minutes in the Chicago metropolitan area.
With dozens of abortion clinics in the city of Chicago, Aid for Women’s pregnancy care centers are on the front line of the abortion battle. Aid for Women provides a safe refuge from abortion providers for thousands of women who are facing unexpected pregnancies. These women contact our 24-hour pregnancy helpline and visit our centers every day...Read More