Resolution 1975.02 Abortion Counseling

October 26, 2013

Whereas, The majority of women seeking abortion today are not provided with specific information on the nature of abortion and the risks involved; therefore, be it

Resolved, That the national council of The Catholic Women’s League of Canada, in 55th annual national convention assembled, request the Government of Canada to assist in providing counseling services to help pregnant women to find positive alternatives to abortion; and, be it further

Resolved, That abortion counseling and referral should be eliminated from publicly funded family planning programs; and, be it further

Resolved, That the Government of Canada publicize advances made in the natural techniques of fertility control and that there be increased funding for research on treatment of pre and post-natal congenital defects.