Below are links to other sites that you may find useful.

Prenatal Support 
Choices Medical Clinic--A clinic dedicated to encouraging and empowering woman id difficult pregnancies
The Haven Network
International Down Syndrome Coalition for Life
Elizabeth Ministry--Elizabeth Ministry’s mission is to cherish children, encourage families and build community.
Emmanuel's Foundation offers guidance, support and friendship to families in a pregnancy or with an infant having a rare, difficult or life threatening medical diagnosis
Healthy Marriage Tips

Pro-Life Doctors Referrals:
Alexandra's House is a Charitable Perinatal Hospice House and Infant Refuge:
Amnion Crisis Pregnancy Center--
Christ centered, compassionate, free services to woman in unplanned pregnancy situations.
An informational site about Anencephaly:

Anencephaly Support Foundation: Support for parents with a Anencephaly diagnosis:

Be Not Afraid: A life-affirming poor prenatal diagnosis outreach:
Support for Trisomy Families:
Living With T13: Trisomy 13 support group:
Web site sharing personal journey with the adverse prenatal diagnosis of Triomsy 13:
Tepeyac Family Center: Free healthcare provided by prolife Doctors and Nurses:
Total Life Care: Pregnancy resource centers in MN and WI:
Women’s Choice Center: Women's Choice Center empowers women by providing medical information, pregnancy testing, limited ultrasound, counseling, referrals, and support- all at no charge!
E-mail support by Bess: A mother and midwife who offers support to anyone with an adverse diagnosis:
"Defiant Birth: Women Who Resist Medical Eugenics" by Melinda Tankard Reist book link
Prolife support group in Italy
Post Abortion Support
Abortion Recovery: Help, healing, and hope after abortion:
Project Rachael: a network of professional counselors and priests, all trained to provide one-on-one spiritual and psychological care for those who are suffering because of an abortion.
National Office of Post-Abortion Reconcilliation and Healing:
Rachel’s Vineyard: Retreats for healing after abortion:
Silent No More: Help for the regret of abortion:
Grief Support

Cradle of Hope.
A motherhood fund giving hope
and financial help for over 30 years.
Mommies Enduring Neonatal Death Aid for Women Who Have Experienced Pregnancy Loss:
Support for families of children with special needs:
The Cerebral Palsy Group
County Offices /
International Trisomy 13/18 Alliance
Benefits for People with Disabilities
Medicare and Social Security Disability: Benefits for Disabled Individuals web link
American Association on Health and Disability
Siblings with Disabilities web link
Disability Home Accommodation Cost Guide web link
Disability and Health web link
Fire Safety & Disabilities Guide web link
Getting Social Security Disability Benefits for Newborns with Disabilities Click for PDF
TAG, Trisomy Awareness Group
Down Syndrome Resources Online
Noah's Never Ending Rainbow--A national Trisomy advocacy organization.
International Down Syndrome Coalition for Life
IDSC For Life
Patricia Bauer
Iron Man For Kids
Down Syndrome Brochure
The Office for Family, Laity, Youth & Young Adults-- Outreach to Persons with Diasabilities

Support groups and information on specific diseases:
Support for parents of children with heart defects:
Support for Trisomy Families:
Living With T13: Trisomy 13 support group:
Christian Support For Families of Special Needs Children:
National Down Syndrome Society:
The Support Organization for Trisomy 18, 13 and Related Disorders
Serving the needs of EXTRAORDINARY kids:
National Disability Rights Network: Protection and advocacy for persons with special needs with lists of resources available in each state:

Adoption of Special Needs Children:
Hidden Treasures: The Trisomy 21 Journey www.hiddentreasuresthet21
Faith and Light Communities, Founded in 1971 by Jean Vanier and Marie-Helene Mathieu
Grants for Home Modification
Learn about service dogs
Preparing for Disasters

Cerebral Palsy Guidance
Pro-life Advocacy and information:
Prolife Healthcare Alliance
Human Life Alliance- A non-profit, pro-life, educational organization dedicated to protecting human life from the moment of fertilization until natural death:
Human Life International: The worldwide Catholic organization dedicated to upholding the value of human life.
Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life:
National Catholic Bioethics Center:
Pro-Life Action Ministries, dedicated to upholding the dignity of all human life:
Association of Catholic Clergy providing resources to the entire pro-life movement:
Pro-Life Across America, "The Billboard People":
U.S. Catholic Conference of Bishops
(USCCB) Pro-Life Secretariat
Biblical Perspectives on Unborn Children
The Christian View of Abortion
Abortion and the Bible
Lutheran's for Life
Anglicans for Life
Baptists for Life
Pope John Paul II - Gospel of life
Paul VI - Humanae Vitae
Maternity At Home
Sisters Of Life
Holy Family Adoption
Preconception/ Natural Family Planning:
Natural Family Planning is Safe, Healthy and 99% Effective!
For more information, see
One More Soul: Fostering God's plan for love, chastity, marriage, sex and children:
Pope Paul VI Institute: providing moral and professionally acceptable reproductive health services,
News, Education and Research:
Relevant Radio
The "Duty to Die" Advances link here
Today's 'Paliative Care' Disrespects the Natural Law link here
The New Eugenics: Eliminating the "Undesirabe" by Prenatal Diagnosis link here
"Misgivings" written by Barbara Farlow
Outing the Prejudice
Government-Run Health Care Would Ration Care for Disabled Children
Will Reform Overlook Children with Disabilities?
Prenatal DNA test raises both hopes and worries
Giant Hero: One couple's journey through loving and letting go of a son with Potter's Syndrome
My Child, My Gift
Exceptional Catholic: A resource for Catholics with disabilities
Informed Consent Video: Understanding your rights as a parent:
United Healthcare Children's Foundation to Offer Medical Assistance Grants: Parents and caretakers across the country will be eligible to apply for grants of up to $5,000 for healthcare services that will help improve their children's health and quality of life.
STUDY - Neonatal Management of Trisomy 18: Study that concludes with treatment (not including major surgery)the one year survival rate of infants with Trisomy 18 is 25% compared 5-10%.
NCBS statement on early induction of labor
Medical Decription of D&E- 2nd trimester abortion
The Hastings Center, Bioethics Forum
Research Document: "Lethal Language, Lethal Decisions"
Lethal Language, Lethal Decisions
Travel Guide for Single Parents Article Link
Infertility and Recurrent Miscarriage:
Safe Haven Blog
Pope Paul VI
Napro Technology
Fertility Care
Catholic Infertility


The support, information and encouragement provided by the PPFL parents is not meant to take the place of medical advice by a medical professional. Any specific questions about care should be directed to a health care professional familiar with the situation.