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Youth Spotlight: JDP Digital Communications Intern Anwita Siddavatam

Youth Spotlight: JDP Digital Communications Intern Anwita Siddavatam

Over the summer of 2021, Texas high school student Anwita Siddavatam joined Jane's Due Process as a digital communications intern. We recently caught up with Anwita to see what she's up to and how her time with JDP impacted her advocacy for reproductive health,...

Youth Guest Blog: The Stigma of Sex Ed

Youth Guest Blog: The Stigma of Sex Ed

“Have you ever heard of sex ed? It sounds like something dirty. Why would they teach about the word that is whispered only behind closed doors in our schools?” “And surely, surely no child - but especially mine - would ever do such a thing, good heavens no! So of...

Youth Guest Blog: Young people deserve access to abortion

Youth Guest Blog: Young people deserve access to abortion

The first time I heard the word ‘abortion,’ I didn’t know what to think. I was around kids at my school, discussing the pregnancy of a classmate, and the debate turned to her hypothetically getting an abortion. The language they used was just them mimicking their...

Our 2021 Impact and Vision for the Future

Our 2021 Impact and Vision for the Future

In 2021, Jane’s Due Process celebrated 20 years of helping teens in Texas access abortion care. We also faced some of our biggest challenges to protecting youth reproductive rights yet. JDP expanded to meet the moment, supporting thousands of young Texans as they...

Fund-a-Thon 2022: How To Join

Fund-a-Thon 2022: How To Join

You may have seen folks talking about #FThon22 on social media and wondered, "What is that? And how do I join in?" Well we have answers! What Is Fund-a-Thon? Every year, the National Network of Abortion Funds puts on Fund-a-Thon, a chance for member funds to engage...

Teens Deeply Impacted by Texas’ 6-Week Abortion Ban

Teens Deeply Impacted by Texas’ 6-Week Abortion Ban

SB8, Texas' 6-week abortion ban, went into effect on September 1st, 2021. This devastating law is designed to dramatically decrease the number of people in Texas accessing abortion. Recently released statistics from the first month of SB8 confirm what we suspected....

How to Get Free EC in Texas

How to Get Free EC in Texas

The overturning of Roe and any abortion bans that Texas may pass does not affect your right to easily access emergency contraception (aka EC or sometimes referred to by its brand name Plan B) in Texas. For this reason, we’ve compiled a list of TX organizations that...

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