Category Archives: Health

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Health Centre to Offer Abortions in Former Morgentaler Clinic

Clinic 554

Health centre to offer abortions in former Morgentaler Clinic  FREDERICTON • Private abortion services will soon be offered in the province again.   On Friday morning, Reproductive Justice New Brunswick held a news conference at the new Clinic 554 in downtown Fredericton, in the same building where the old Morgentaler Clinic shut its doors in July due to a lack of […]

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Debate on Proposed Amendment: Regulation 84-20 (Abortion Services), Dec. 18, 2014

Mr. Coon: While the rates of abortion are declining nationally, abortion remains a personal reality for women in New Brunswick. Abortion access has been legal in Canada since 1969, and it has been recognized by the Supreme Court of Canada as a crucial component of public health care since that time. Reproductive choice is a fundamental right that successive New […]

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Member’s Statement: Breaking the cycle of men committing violence against women

Mr. Speaker, November 25 was the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and tomorrow, Members will participate in a vigil to mark the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women. According to the federal Department of Justice, men committing violence against women cost Canadian society $7.1-billion every year and untold numbers of broken lives. […]

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