Abstinence-only sex education fails our youth

Abstinence-only sex education fails our youth

Comprehensive sex education not only reduces unintended pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases, it also contributes to a culture of acceptance and equips youth with the knowledge they need to keep their bodies safe and healthy. It is no exaggeration to say that comprehensive sexuality education saves lives. 

Why a Non-Religious Doctor Attended Our Faithfully Prochoice Training

Why a Non-Religious Doctor Attended Our Faithfully Prochoice Training

“I have enjoyed many uplifting experiences while promoting abortion rights among advocacy groups and as a member of the medical community (all non-religiously affiliated). But an altered sense of expectation and kindred connection with Ohio RCRC serves as the most important takeaway I acquired from our two days together.”

No One Religion Speaks for Morality of Reproductive Rights

No One Religion Speaks for Morality of Reproductive Rights

In a guest column for Cleveland.com, Rabbi Robert Nosanchuk - an Ohio RCRC board member - speaks out against the Abortion Method Ban (Senate Bill 145), the most common form of second trimester abortion, "because each woman deserves the dignity and respect to make her own reproductive decisions."

5 New Grantees to Bust Abortion Stigma

5 New Grantees to Bust Abortion Stigma

The Ohio RCRC is proud to be a recipient of a seed grant from the Abortion Conversations Project to train faith leaders to challenge abortion stigma and offer compassionate care to their congregations and communities. 

Trust Women to Decide

Trust Women to Decide

A word from Megan M. Hunter, Esq., Ohio RCRC's board secretary: "As the mother of a young infant and a toddler, and as a proud pro-choice Catholic, I trust the moral agency of women to decide what is best for their reproductive lives and families."

A Real Look at Infant Mortality in Columbus

A Real Look at Infant Mortality in Columbus

While there is a decrease in infant mortality as it relates to safe sleep practices, the statistics clearly show we still need to address areas of risk within the Black community – one that encompasses cultural awareness and structural barriers created as a consequence of institutional racism.