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.

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...

Patricia (22) works in her learned profession. Her income is enough to support her. She is, however, interested in further training to prepare herself better for the future. She also wants to get...

Alessia wants to be independent and in control of her life, which is why the 28-year-old wants to advance professionally. And now she has found a better job. Soon she will be able to start her new...