What You Can Do to Help Planned Parenthood Right Now

It's up to us to protect access to Planned Parenthood services so they are available to people who rely on them. It's up to us to make sure Planned Parenthood clinics will be there wherever and whenever they are needed—no matter what.

Giant Birth Control Pill Pack to Deliver Petitions to Representative Paulsen

Nearly 2000 constituents in the 3rd Congressional District have spoken out to tell Representative Paulsen that they do not want to see patients blocked from coming to Planned Parenthood. Pillamina – the human-sized birth control pill pack – will be delivering their petitions to Rep. Paulsen.

March 15, 2017

Oppose HF1962, a bill that would deny tens of thousands of Minnesota women access to Planned Parenthood

This bill would:
 
(1)    Cut off the state funding and federal funding that many women rely on in order to get basic reproductive health care like birth control, clinical breast exams, and cervical cancer screenings

March 3, 2017

Across the Line: From Sundance to St. Paul

On the heels of the introduction of the Minnesota Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances Act (FACE Act), Minnesotans for Trust, Respect, Access is proud to offer two screening opportunities for Across the Line, an immersive virtual reality experience that puts viewers in the shoes of a patient entering a clinic for a safe and legal abortion.

Feb. 24, 2017

Minnesota Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances Act (FACE Act)

The Minnesota Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances Act, or Minnesota FACE Act, ensures that reproductive health clinics remain safe and secure spaces.  A person's right to access medical care shouldn't be accompanied by feelings of threat or intimidation.

Feb. 23, 2017

Oppose SF704 / HF812, an unconstitutional restriction on a woman’s right to abortion.

This bill would:

(1)    Require abortion clinics to meet discriminatory, unnecessary, and burdensome standards;
(2)    Incur a constitutional challenge based on the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt.

 

Feb. 23, 2017

Oppose SF702 / HF809, a bill to deny Medical Assistance coverage of abortion.

This bill would:
 
(1)    Discriminate against women based on the type of health insurance they have;
(2)    Challenge established law that ensures women will have access to the reproductive health care they need, regardless of financial situation.

Feb. 23, 2017

Planned Parenthood Stands With Refugees, Muslims, and Immigrants of All Backgrounds

The ability to live and thrive without fear of deportation, surveillance, or having your family torn apart, and the ability to access health care, are basic human rights. Planned Parenthood is proud to provide high-quality care and education to everyone regardless of faith, country of origin, immigrant or refugee status, or to those who may otherwise have nowhere else to turn for health care. We are committed to standing with immigrants and refugees.

Jan. 28, 2017

What You Can Do to Help Planned Parenthood Right Now

It's up to us to protect access to Planned Parenthood services so they are available to people who rely on them. It's up to us to make sure Planned Parenthood clinics will be there wherever and whenever they are needed—no matter what.

Jan. 27, 2017

No More Sacrificing Health Care to Pursue Your Dreams: Jasmine's MNsure Story

Like many people, Jasmine depends on prescription medications to keep her healthy. But when she left her job to prepare for medical school, her monthly medical bills became too much to handle. She worried that she might have to quit school if she couldn't find affordable health insurance.

Jan. 26, 2017