Lovingly Dedicated to All who have made
"A Heartbreaking Choice"
This website supports women who have made the "Heartbreaking Choice" to terminate a much wanted pregnancy.
For those who have undergone a pregnancy termination due to a poor prenatal diagnosis, problems with their own
health, or for the health of another fetus (selective reduction). If you have had a pregnancy termination for
medical reasons, we are here for you. You'll find articles on how to deal with the grief, stories from women
just like you, who have have made this Heartbreaking Choice to end a much wanted pregnancy.
Although it is estimated that between 80 and 95 percent of parents receiving a severe prenatal diagnosis
choose to end the pregnancy, those who face this nightmare often feel alone. There is very little in the way
of support programs for them. With this site and the dedication of courageous parents willing to reach out,
we hope to create a safe haven of encouragement, validation, hope and healing.
If you are Uncertain about your decision, we have several resources that you may find
hellpful, from Books & Videos to stories from
women who have had to make this "Heartbreaking Choice" and what influenced their decision making
This is the official "A Heartbreaking Choice" support group, and is a private, membership only discussion
group where those who have undergone a pregnancy termination due to a poor prenatal diagnosis, problems with
their own health, or for the health of another fetus can get unconditional support. If you would like a
completely secure, private place to discuss your loss with others who have been through this “Heartbreaking
choice" please click HERE for access to our Official Discussion Groups.
The "A Heartbreaking Choice" (AHC) mailing list is a closed and moderated mailing list designed to protect
your privacy but provide e-mail with other parents (Dads are included) who have ended a pregnancy either due
to birth defects or risk to wellbeing of the mother. It is available to anyone with an email address who has
ended a wanted pregnancy.