Organisations - Abortion


The Abortion Law Reform Association of New Zealand (ALRANZ) was formed in 1971. Its aim was the liberalisation of the abortion laws, using official channels.

Women's Global Network for Reproductive Health

Women's Global Network for Reproductive Health
The Women's Global Network for Reproductive Rights is an autonomous network of groups and individuals in every continent who aim to achieve and support reproductive rights for women.

Family Planning Association NZ

Provides sexual and reproductive health information, clinical services.

Abortion Rights - UK

Abortion Rights - UK
Abortion Rights is a new campaigning organisation formed by the merger of the National Abortion Campaign (NAC) and the Abortion Law Reform Association (ALRA). Both these organisations have a long history in campaigning for law reform and the provision of easily accessible, woman-friendly, NHS (National Health Service) funded abortion services.

Pregnancy Counselling Services

Pregnancy Counselling Services (PCS) offers a FREE, confidential, 24 hour service for anyone involved in a worrying pregnancy or for those distressed after an abortion.
0800 NEED 2 TALK -- 0800 633 328
Auckland 09 307 6745
Wellington 04 383 5524
Christchurch 03 338 3057
Dunedin 03 479 0407
Invercargill 03 218 6509


Pro Life organisation offering help & support to women in crisis pregnancy. Confidential and caring pregnancy and post-abortion counselling... Auckland 09 623 4026 or 0800 FOR LIFE

Pregnancy Help Inc

138 Queen St Auckland Central Auckland 09-373 2599

The New Zealand College of Midwives

Midwifery & Maternity services in New Zealand
For more information on maternity services in New Zealand and services available to you, ring 0800 MUM 2 BE (0800 686 223)

Citizens Advice Bureau

Citizens Advice Bureau is a voluntary organisation providing free, confidential information and advice to anyone about any query or problem. There are 87 bureaux throughout New Zealand. Freephone: 0800 FOR CAB (0800 367 222) Website:

Parents Centres New Zealand

Parents Centres provide antenatal education programmes and support for new parents. Contact their National Office to see if there is a centre in your area, or look on their website.
National Office
Parents Centres New Zealand
PO Box 30 145, Lower Hutt Telephone (04) 5601990 Facsimile 04 560 1992

North Shore Multiple Birth Club

This site introduces prospective parents of multiples to our Club, detailing what services and support we offer.

Miscarriage Support Auckland

Information for those whose pregnancy's are threatening to miscarry or have already miscarried. Comprehensive, practical and comforting information for families and friends coping with miscarriage.Support Group contact phone numbers throughout N.Z.


Catholic Post-Abortion Reconciliation
Auckland 09 623 4026
Wellington 04 385 8642
Christchurch 03 379 0012 (after hours 03 366 8643)
Dunedin 03474 1994 (after hours 025 211 0902)


Free, empathetic, trained counselling support for those who have had recent or past abortion experiences - mothers, fathers, family, friends....
Christchurch 03 379 7710

Abortion Concern

Abortion Concern A site with information about abortion, with stories and articles.

Teen Parent Educators Association

Teen Parent Educators Association A professional association of schools and teachers, established to promote the provision of ongoing education for young parents and to support the efforts of the schools and teachers who provide these opportunities. Read more here

Teen Dads

Teen Dads
A support and information Web site for teenage dads.