Project Rachel provides healing and support for women who have experienced an abortion. There are several opportunities within the Diocese of Richmond and in nearby dioceses to find support with Project Rachel.
Rachel’s Vineyard Retreats
Silent No More
Women do regret abortion. Men regret lost fatherhood. Need to talk? The Silent No More awareness campaign is sharing truth about abortion’s negative impact on women, men, and families. Local help is available for anyone hurting after abortion. Contact Silent No More or call Leslie Blackwell (Virginia Regional Co-Coordinator) at 804-304-4712.
Apps and Books
The Life App
Check out The Life App, a great tool for anyone seeking to serve pregnant women in their deepest time of need. The Sisters of Life and FOCUS have partnered to launch this new app which includes: How To Respond (uses videos to train the viewer about the importance of empathy and love in these crucial situations), Her Perspective (suggests responses to common fears women have and additional special topics), and Help Centers (a quick and easy way to find local crisis pregnancy centers).
No One Told Me I Could Cry
Now available, a newly revised publication No One Told Me I Could Cry: For the young wounded by abortion. This book is invaluable for anyone working with young people and includes topics such as Psychological, Physical, Emotional Signs of Abortion; Adolescent Brain and the Abortion Decision; The Greif Process; Forced Abortion, Violence & Abuse; and Abortion, Human & Sex Trafficking. Please reply via email if you would like copies of this newly revised resource and/or any materials from The Project Rachel Ministry.