There are many reasons why a woman might decide to have an abortion, including personal circumstances or health risks to the mother or baby.

Having an abortion can be a difficult choice to make and it can be an emotional time. Talking things through and making sure you have accurate information will help. You can do this through the services below:

In Liverpool, NHS abortion are provided by the Bedford Clinic (Liverpool Women’s Hospital), or bpas.  You can be referred by axess; or by your own GP.  Alternatively you can self-refer by calling the British Pregnancy Advisory Service (bpas) Action Line.  You can request that your GP is not informed.

For more information about abortions and what is involved visit the bpas website.