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Medically Accurate Sex Education Will Help Young People Stay Safe

Medically Accurate Sex Education Will Help Young People Stay Safe

By Camilla Hope, Let's Write About Sex Education Fellow at Jane’s Due Process & Austin Bat Cave As I placed my lunchbox on the cafeteria table, my best friend burst into tears (let’s call her Casey). I followed Casey to the bathroom to ask what’s wrong. She told...

Teens can be trusted with abortion decisions

Teens can be trusted with abortion decisions

Research has just been published in Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health showing that teens can be trusted to make their own reproductive decisions, including the decision to have an abortion. It also shows that young people needlessly navigate abortion...

Meet our legal services director, Blake Rocap!

Meet our legal services director, Blake Rocap!

I'm Blake Rocap, legal director at Jane's Due Process. Jane’s Due Process supports volunteer lawyers all across the state to ensure that if a young person makes the decision to get an abortion, and they need a judicial bypass, there is an attorney in their community...

Join us for Let’s Write About Sex Education!

Join us for Let’s Write About Sex Education!

In February, we are partnering with Austin Bat Cave to host a journalism workshop for high school students on the topic of sex education in public schools. In this workshop, students will work with local journalists, educators, and health experts to write personal...

Meet Eleanor, Our Community Outreach and Youth Engagement Coordinator

Meet Eleanor, Our Community Outreach and Youth Engagement Coordinator

Hi! I'm Eleanor Grano, community outreach and youth engagement coordinator for Jane's Due Process. Young people are our future. I know, because I work with them every day. As the community outreach and youth engagement coordinator for Jane’s Due Process, I support our...

Meet Irma, Our Client Services Manager

Meet Irma, Our Client Services Manager

Hi, I'm Irma Garcia, client services manager at Jane's Due Process. We help young people exercise their reproductive health rights, and I make sure they are able to overcome whatever socioeconomic barrier they face to get their abortion. I also provide emotional...

My Abortion Helped Me Take Control of My Life

My Abortion Helped Me Take Control of My Life

By Veronika Granado, Peer Support Leader at Jane’s Due Process  The summer before I left for college, I got pregnant. It wasn’t planned and I knew immediately that an abortion was the best decision for me. The reason I wanted an abortion was that I worked hard to...

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