Post-Abortion Care

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Confidential Helpline: (518) 312-3825

Project Rachel, the U.S. Catholic Church's ministry to those who have been involved in abortion, is a diocesan-based network of specially trained priests, religious, counselors, and laypersons who provide a team response of care for those suffering in the aftermath of abortion. 

If you or someone you know is suffering after abortion, confidential non-judgmental help is available through the Diocese of Albany Project Rachel dedicated helpline. Please call (518) 312-3825. Contact via e-mail is also available at


Other Available Resources:

• Dedicated national website for information on abortion, resources, help, and healing. En Español :

• Rachel's Vineyard - Albany:  Rachel's Vineyard is a safe place to renew, rebuild and redeem hearts broken by abortion. Weekend retreats offer you a supportive, confidential and non-judgmental environment where women and men can express, release and reconcile painful post-abortive emotions to begin the process of restoration, renewal and healing. 

• USCCB ResourcesExplore resources made available by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops