"I stand with Planned Parenthood because they stood with me, through the hardest time in my life. They helped me get my life back! If it wasn't for them I don't know where I would be!"
Kate, age 37, St. Louis
"The unique thing about going to Planned Parenthood is that...[it's] an environment where every single person in the room is supportive, and they understand, and there's no judgement."
Lori, age 34, St. Louis
"Planned Parenthood is comfort. There is no expectation to defend or explain yourself. Feeling respected and comforted at a vulnerable moment is what makes Planned Parenthood so valuable to so many women."
Alexandra, age 25, Columbia
"Planned Parenthood has been there for me when no one else was. They have been there through all seasons of my life."
Shasta, age 38, St. Charles
"From the moment I arrived the staff made me feel at ease and welcome, regardless of ability to pay."
Michelle, age 41, St. Louis
"When I couldn't afford birth control Planned Parenthood was there for me. They never judge you."
Autumn, age 22, Joplin
"Planned Parenthood has provided easily accessible women's health care for me since graduate school. They have always been so easy to schedule with, and I know I can go there without fear of unexpectedly high bills. They are caring, supportive, and professional."
Elyse, age 27, St. Louis
"Planned Parenthood is synonymous with women's health. When I began going there for birth control pills when I was 18, it was because I could trust them in all areas of women's health."
Sarah, age 38, Rogersville
"The nurses, doctors, and others at Planned Parenthood always treated me with respect and without judgement. I am a proud supporter of Planned Parenthood and I will be for the rest of my life."
Brandi, age 37, St. Louis
"[How I build my family] is a conversation between me & my doctor, not me & my state senator."
Jessica, age 34, St. Louis