Brothers in Arms: TPPRC’s New Fatherhood Program

13 Nov, 2015

The Turning Point Pregnancy Resource Center recently launched a new initiative called “Brothers in Arms,” a fatherhood program with one mission: to equip fathers with practical skills through consistent and respectful instruction and engagement. This mission is a far cry from the harsh reality faced by many fathers; many times, men attempt to salvage a […]

Planned Parenthood Budget Cuts: The Potential Impact

23 Oct, 2015

As the debate rages on Planned Parenthood’s budget, there are seemingly more questions than answers at the moment. How do any potential budget cuts for Planned Parenthood impact independent clinics like the Turning Point Pregnancy Resource Center (TPPRC)? How will the repercussions affect women facing an unplanned or unwanted pregnancy? And what exactly is Planned Parenthood, […]

Unplanned Pregnancies – Relevant Statistics & Resources to Help

15 Oct, 2015

Unplanned Pregnancies – Relevant Statistics & Resources to Help [Infographic] Unplanned pregnancies are a serious issue for women, with resounding impact for others involved – fathers, children, parents, grandparents and more. To grasp the full scale of the topic, let’s look at some rather staggering statistics – as you can see, unplanned pregnancies have most […]

New Age Feminist

23 Sep, 2015

The second part of that statement was not always true though, before interning at Turning Point, I considered myself pro-choice, and believed that every woman should have the choice of whether or not she wanted to keep her unborn child. But there were always the circumstances that I thought abortion was wrong. For example, when […]

My Girlfriend Wants an Abortion But I Don’t – A Man’s Perspective

23 Sep, 2015

Abortion is considered a cornerstone women’s health issue. But the man’s point of view usually gets lost in all the commotion. And make no mistake; abortion has plenty of commotion surrounding it. From Roe v Wade to near daily political battles to a keystone of the so-called “War on Women,” abortion doesn’t lack the spotlight. […]

Facts Behind An Unplanned, Unwanted or Unexpected Pregnancy

21 Sep, 2015

Unplanned. Unwanted. Unexpected. Those three terms are the most common descriptors for any pregnancy that comes as a surprise. Depending on a woman’s specific situation, any one of those three could possibly apply. And there are instances where, incredibly enough, all three could describe a pregnancy. Given the emotional involved with this type of pregnancy – […]