Whole Woman’s Health Puts Women to Work!

Spring is in the air, and our Austin clinic is blooming! Austin recently got a little landscaping makeover via our friend at Flora! We support local, women-owned businesses whenever we can. Flora has been beautifying the outside of our Austin clinic for a while now. I think one thing that makes our clinic special is …

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Journal Entry: “When You Feel Ashamed…”

“I can’t say enough how very much I appreciate the unbelievably friendly service here. Its amazing how important and vital it seems in this type of situation. When the last thing you feel like doing is smiling, it’s nice to at least see them on others. When you feel ashamed and like you should be …

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Easter Friday

My co-worker took some photos at the Austin clinic this morning. Today may not officially be Easter, but it still brings a crowd! There were maybe 20 people on the other side of the fence this morning. About one half were elderly white males and the other half were women and children. They stood to …

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Honesty Is the Best Policy

From a local pro-life forum: “To be pro-life truly means that you are pro-woman. From the founding feminists who stood against abortion, to today, women are embracing the pro-life cause because to be pro-life demands that we care for women.” My instinct tells me to roll my eyes and move on. But as a fellow …

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Texas! We Hit the Jackpot!

TEXAS! You’ll never guess what I found. Remember our GIANT deficit? Remember all of those kids without health insurance? Remember all of those schools that are on the brink of closing? Well I just found 8 MILLION DOLLARS that we can put towards some of those things. Look – here’s over 4 million of it: …

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Whole Woman’s Health Takes Back the Clinic

Obviously, a primary goal of anti-choice protest is to shut us down and make all of our patients have children. But a secondary goal is to make us feel bad about what we do. Whole Woman’s Health has collectively decided that we don’t. It would be easy to get caught in a slump when you’re …

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The Politics of Plumbing

A cleaning crew, a plumber, a maintenance crew, an IT person… These are a few of the things that are easy to take for granted if you’re any average, growing business. They have a company, they offer services, we need those services, we pay for said services. Bing, bang, boom. Simple, right? Not so much …

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Journal Entry #1: “Let Your World Shine”

In all of our clinics, when you go into our waiting and recovery rooms, you’ll see small journals placed around the room. These are for our patients. When I worked as a Patient Advocate in Austin, I realized that a woman’s appointment wasn’t only about her abortion. It was about her story. Our CEO and …

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