Pro-Life Resources

Aid for Women – Founded in 1978 on the faith and teachings of the Catholic Church, Aid for Women helps thousands of women each year in the Chicago metropolitan area who find themselves facing unexpected and difficult pregnancies. Each woman is provided with the emotional, practical and spiritual support she needs to choose life for her unborn baby and to provide a better future for her and her children. Our life-affirming services are offered to clients free-of-charge.

Archdiocese of Chicago – The mission of the Office of Human Dignity and Solidarity is to form and accompany the people of the Archdiocese of Chicago to respond to the Gospel call, to recognize the dignity of all life and be in solidarity with our sisters and brothers on the margins. By doing this, we transform the lives of others through service as Christ’s missionary disciples.

Catholic Conference of Illinois – The Catholic Conference of Illinois (CCI) was created in 1969 to serve as the public policy voice of the Illinois bishops and lay Catholics. It interacts with the state legislature, the governor’s office and all elements of state government to promote and defend the interests of the Church.

Couples for Christ Foundation for Family and Life is an international private association of lay faithful, doing its work in many countries, having many different nationalities as active members, and officially recognized by the Catholic Church hierarchy. Its primary work is evangelization, founded on family renewal. In this, it focuses on renewing the family and defending life, as well as participating in the work of building the Church of the Poor.

Illinois Right to Life – we strive to be on the cutting edge of the pro-life movement with our educational approaches, research, and technologies. We are working to build the pro-life movement by using every channel possible to communicate credible pro-life education, including: in person media interviews, public speaking engagements, and social media and other online sources. We continue to see positive growth in all categories as we focus on our goal of turning Illinois pro-life.

Lake County Right to Life –  is governed by a Board of Directors and maintains an office in Grayslake, Illinois. We are very involved in all aspects of the Life movement.

Orthodox Church of America – The Mission of the OCA, the local autocephalous Orthodox Church, is to be faithful in fulfilling the commandment of Christ to “Go into all the world and make disciples of all Nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit…”

Pro-Life Action League – was founded by Joseph M. Scheidler in 1980 with the aim of saving unborn children through non-violent direct action. The Pro-Life Action League has become a recognized national leader in dynamic, effective pro-life activism, including: abortion clinic witness, public protest, confronting abortionists, fighting Planned Parenthood, and speaking for life in the media.

Pro-Life Champions – The organization utilizes traditional and new media to create and produce documentaries, television, radio and internet programs that defend and promote human life.

Relevant Radio –  provides programming that speaks to the human condition, helping to bridge the gap between faith and everyday life. The network produces a variety of popular and exciting programs to help strengthen the family, solve everyday problems, and raise the heart and mind to God.

Spirit Juice Studios – is an award-winning, Chicago-based creative production firm specializing in the transformative power of high quality visual media merged with the ever ancient, ever new beauty of Catholicism. Through the collaborative efforts of those involved with Spirit Juice Studios, the Gospel is delivered by means of a strong visual design aesthetic, coupled with the paramount components of modern technology. Both engage the eyes, ears and soul of an individual — both depend on parables and belief in the compassion of the human heart.

Southside Pregnancy Center – strengthens families by offering HOPE and HELP to those affected by unplanned pregnancy and preserves LIFE and PURITY for generations to come.

Students for Life of Illinois –  teaches students how to effectively save lives on their campus.  We mentor college students into skilled, virtuous, pro-life leaders, so they can build and nurture a culture of life on campus and in their future communities.

Thomas More Society –  The Thomas More Society is a not-for-profit, national public interest law firm dedicated to restoring respect in law for life, family, and religious liberty. Based in Chicago, the Thomas More Society defends and fosters support for these causes by providing high quality pro bono legal services from local trial courts all the way to the United States Supreme Court.

Women’s Center of Greater Chicagoland – Our mission at The Women’s Centers of Greater Chicagoland is to love, support, and empower a woman, giving her the tools to choose life for herself and for her child. Each year, thousands of women facing a crisis pregnancy come to our centers. In the past 32 years, we have helped more than 39,000 women choose life for their babies.