Additional Resources for Accessing Abortion

If you need help paying for your abortion…

  • THE LILITH FUND, works with clinics in…

    • * Austin * San Antonio * Houston * McAllen *
    • 1-877-659-4304
    • Open Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays between 7am and 12pm to leave a voicemail
    • lilithfund.org
    • Expect a call back within one or two days
    • If you have not heard back from them by then, they will not be able to fund you
  •  THE TEXAS EQUAL ACCESS FUND (TEA), works with clinics in…

    • * DFW * Shreveport *
    • 1-888-854-4852
    • Open Monday and Thursday mornings to leave a voicemail
    • teafund.org
    • Expect a call back within a few days
  • THE WEST FUND, works with clinics in…

    • * El Paso * Las Cruces *
    • 915- 213-4525
    • westfund.org
    • Expect a call back within a few days
  • Planned Parenthood can sometimes provide assistance.  Ask them about The Justice Fund. 

  • Other clinics can provide funding of their own or through large networks. Ask about payment plans, loans, and the National Abortion Federation (NAF).

    • NAF is easiest to reach through your abortion clinic.

  • If your clinics does NOT work with NAF…

    • You can contact them directly
    • 1-800-772-9100
    • Open Monday-Friday from 7am-11pm, Saturday-Sunday from 9am-9pm.
    • They do not have a voicemail, so you will just keep having to hang up and call them back.

 

Sexual assault & Emotional support

  • Texas Crime Victim’s Compensation Fund: 1-800-983-9933. This number is for people who have become pregnant because of sexual assault. The state of Texas might pay for your abortion, but you will have to report the crime to the police first.

  • National sexual assault hotline (RAINN): 1-800-656-HOPE. This 24/7 hotline is for people who need to talk about sexual assault.

  • Exhale: 1-866-4-EXHALE. This hotline is for people who need to talk about their abortion decision. Call them Monday-Friday from 7pm-midnight, or Saturday-Sunday from 2pm-midnight

  • All-Options1-888-493-0092.  This is a support hotline for ALL pregnancy options (including abortion, adoption, and parenting). If you are still deciding whether or not you want an abortion, or need support during or after an abortion, All-Options can connect you with a peer counselor.  Open from 9am-12midnight Monday-Friday, and 10am-6pm on Saturday & Sunday.

Minors seeking access to abortion

  • Call Jane’s Due Process.

    • 1-866-999-5263.

    • In Texas, a minor will need a parent to come with them to the abortion clinic. You will have to bring your birth certificate, and your parent will need to bring some form of photo ID.

    • If any of this doesn’t work for you, you will need to call Jane’s Due Process. They can help you get an abortion even without a parent’s consent.

Photo ID for travelers

  • Got ID Texas.

    • Visit gotidtexas.org or call 1-866-OUR-VOTE.

    • Remember: If you can afford a new ID, but your license is invalid for legal reasons, you might be able to buy a state ID online or from the DPS.

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