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Jane’s Due Process 2019 Impact Report

Jane’s Due Process 2019 Impact Report

Jane's Due Process Impact Report 2019 Our 2019 impact report is out, and wow -- what a year we had! Click here to see the report and learn more about all that we did in 2019, including: Welcomed Rosann Mariappuram as our new executive director.  Helped 325 Texas teens...

Let’s Celebrate Jane’s Due Process Day!

Let’s Celebrate Jane’s Due Process Day!

A few years ago, the city of Houston declared April 27th Jane's Due Process Day! We so appreciate Houston honoring our work to make abortion and birth control more accessible to young people, and while we're all socially distancing at home, here are some ways you can...

Join us for our sex education advocacy workshop!

Join us for our sex education advocacy workshop!

Public oversight on the SBOE sex-ed curriculum revisions has unfortunately slowed down due to the pandemic. If you would like to hold the SBOE accountable at their May and July meetings, join our advocacy workshop next week! You will learn how to submit public...

The Impact of COVID-19 on Teens’ Reproductive Freedom

The Impact of COVID-19 on Teens’ Reproductive Freedom

In March and April, we observed a significant increase in young people who had bypasses granted but were forced to continue an unwanted pregnancy. We know that this is a direct result of the Texas abortion ban and the challenges of surviving the COVID-19 pandemic....

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...

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