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#GivingTuesday

November 27, 2018 - 0 Comments

Support Women's Health Specialists this #GivingTuesday by making a donation today! Your support helps Women's Health Specialists provide crucial reproductive health services to thousands of individuals every year. Read More

Taking a Principled Approach to the Provision of LARCs

June 8, 2017 - 0 Comments

By Monica Simpson, executive director of SisterSong, and Cindy Pearson, executive director of the National Women’s Health Network Monica Raye Simpson is the Executive Director of SisterSong, the national Reproductive Justice collective Cindy Pearson is the Executive Director of the National Women’s Health Network There has been increased attention… Read More

Events

Intertwined Youth Night

June 14, 2019 - 0 Comments

Intertwined is a group led by Women’s Health Specialists Youth Peer Outreach Workers where we organize an inclusive space in which all can feel welcomed. Our goal is to create a space that allows us to talk freely and comfortably about topics that might otherwise not be a part of… Read More

International Women’s Day 2019: Sisterhood Is So Powerful!

March 14, 2019 - 0 Comments

Thanks to all who contributed so much to make our 5th Annual IWD Celebration such a success: our wonderful performers, speakers & crew — especially the amazing Loretta Ross! Special shout-out to the IWD 2019 crew for all their hard work on this extraordinary event. Dance, music, & speaking truth… Read More

Adoption Activities for November, National Adoption Month! Join Us!

October 25, 2017 - 0 Comments

Tickets available online or at Adoption Choices/Women’s Health Specialists, Chico or Blackbird in Chico! Also listen in for an adoption show on KZFR, 90.1 FM, on Thursday, November 9th from 6:00-7:00PM. Director at Adoption Choices, Marikathryn Hendrix, will be interviewing adult adoptees about their experiences with adoption. Read More

Sister Song’s Let’s Talk About Sex Conference: October 2017

April 20, 2017 - 0 Comments

“SisterSong the National Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective is celebrating 20 years of amplifying the voices of Indigenous women and women of color, and we are celebrating this milestone by hosting our third national Let’s Talk About Sex! conference October 5-8, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans,… Read More

This Saturday: Sacramento Abortion Access Bowl-a-thon

April 14, 2017 - 0 Comments

This weekend in Sacramento, we’re bowling to strike down barriers for abortion by raising money for our Women in Need fund. The Women in Need fund provides folks coming for abortion care with financial help for medical services, transportation, motels, childcare or whatever they need to… Read More

This Sunday: Redding Bowl-a-thon for Abortion Access!

March 28, 2017 - 0 Comments

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The National Network of Abortion Funds Bowl-a-thon is here! This weekend in Redding, we’re bowling to strike down barriers for abortion by raising money for our Women in Need fund. The Women… Read More

Abortion Access Hackathon & Women’s Health Specialists in Time Magazine

March 6, 2017 - 0 Comments

Women’s Health Specialists Social Media Coordinator Shireen Dada Whitaker speaks about the San Francisco Abortion Access Hackathon in this Time Magazine article! WHS and California National Organization for Women put on the first Abortion Access Hackathon at UC Davis in September and partnered for the 3-day event  dedicated… Read More

Save the Date: National Abortion Access Bowl-a-thons!

February 24, 2017 - 0 Comments

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The National Network of Abortion Funds Bowl-a-thon is here! Every April, we bowl to strike down barriers for abortion by raising money for our Women in Need fund. The Women in Need fund provides folks coming for abortion… Read More

San Francisco Abortion Access Hackathon

February 23, 2017 - 0 Comments

You might remember All Access: Sacramento, which was the first ever Abortion Access Hackathon! Women’s Health Specialists is partnering with a group of tech experts who double as independent abortion rights activists in San Francisco for another Abortion Access Hackathon–this time a 3 day event, March 3 –… Read More