Stories from our emergency call centre.

 

Ivette’s youth was marked by her parents’ fighting and their divorce. Her relationship to them is rife with conflict. In the midst of all the chaos, even her apprenticeship fails: she drops out. And...

Gina already has two children. The first, a son, was born with only one arm and without any legs. A huge shock! The second, a daughter, suffers from ADHD and takes Ritalin. Now Gina discovers that she...

Shortly after a serious operation, Lea (33) realises that she is pregnant. She has never prepared herself for it, all the more so as her doctors doubted that she would ever be able to have children....

Ria (28), mother of two boys, is paralysed with fear as she learns that she is again pregnant. How it will continue, or rather, not continue, is something that she realises instantly: she immediately...

Zoe (25), a sensitive woman, has gone through difficult times since she became pregnant with her first child. Her boyfriend, the child’s father, is violent and tries forcing her to have an abortion....

Lea (28) and her boyfriend have been together a long time and have a daughter together (4). Unfortunately they have never achieved financial stability. They are constantly worried about money and are...

Dora (36), mother of one girl (2), is going through difficult times. Her husband, who is much older than her, is ill and has been unemployed for a while. Their small daughter is draining for Dora, but...

It is Epiphany 2014. Pia (31) calls the helpline of the SAMC. The biggest worry of this mother of two children at the start of the new year: She has inadvertently become pregnant.

Viola (29) is a devoted mother of 3 boys. But her joy is troubled by their constant lack of money and the difficult relationship with her partner. Convinced that the proximity to him is good for the...

Emma (35) has the feeling that she lives only for her job. She longs for change and hopes to find it in a relationship. When she gets pregnant, however, she sees another side of her partner: He does...