Counselling and direct help to women, couples and families who get into serious difficulties due to pregnancy or the birth of a child.

Real Life Stories

Stories from our emergency call centre.

Ms. S. (25) and her partner have 3 children. When he starts being abusive, she separates from him out of fear. She and the children move into a new apartment. Then she meets a nice man. She hopes that...

Ingrid (30) has experienced several miscarriages. Now she has become resigned and doesn’t want to get pregnant anymore. Her boyfriend breaks up with her. Then Ingrid unexpectedly becomes pregnant from...

Late one afternoon, Carmen (38) sends an e-mail to the SAMC helpline. In Spanish, she asks for help to get an abortion. There is a counselor in the office who can speak Spanish but who is busy with...