Los Angeles County
Department of Public Health
Office of Women's Health
1000 S. Fremont Ave.
Building A-9 East, Unit #105
Alhambra, CA 91803
Phone: (626) 293-2600
Abortion Safe Haven
The County of Los Angeles, in collaboration with many partners, is working to expand and increase access to abortion care and other reproductive health services. The Los Angeles County Abortion Safe Haven Project
will comprise a network of county agencies; nonprofit, academic, and business partners; reproductive health, rights, and justice advocates; and health care providers committed to ensuring safe access to reproductive care for all. Click
here for more information.
Abortion is a Public Health Issue: Achieving Access and Equity
A Publication of the LACDPH Office of Women’s Health Decades of evidence demonstrate that full-spectrum reproductive health care, including abortion, empowers people to make reproductive choices that are best for them, their families, and their futures; supports social and economic well-being; and prevents morbidity and mortality, especially among the most vulnerable members of our communities. In this report on abortion as a public health issue, the Office of Women’s Health describes why access to abortion is critical to health equity, reviews health policy around abortion, and recommends steps to address abortion and reproductive health equity in LA County.
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