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What you need to know about the fight for reproductive rights in New York.

SUNY’s Got Your Back campaign assists victims of sexual assault

Jan. 26, 2017 • The Lamron

Geneseo recently participated in an initiative to provide supplies and care packages to victims of interpersonal violence. The program revolves primarily around providing “comfort bags” to Rochester-based RESTORE Sexual Assault Services. 

Posted by Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York, Inc.

Planned Parenthood stands with patients who exercise right to abortion 

Jan. 24, 2017 • The Post Standard

Restricting abortion doesn't make it go away. The only way to lower abortion rates is to prevent unintended pregnancies. No one does more to prevent unintended pregnancy than Planned Parenthood. 

Posted by Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York, Inc.

"People's Solidarity Rally" takes place at Washington Square Park

Jan. 22, 2017 • News 10 WHEC

As part of the global "Women's March" rallies around the world, a "People's Solidarity Rally" started at Washington Square Park and then made its way to a church at the corner of Clinton Avenue and Court Street.

Posted by Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York, Inc.

Region’s Planned Parenthood CEO adjusts to new political pressures

Jan. 20, 2017 • Buffalo News

Michelle Casey spends a lot of time on the Thruway. She’s the president and CEO of Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York, which covers 18 counties on this side of upstate New York.

Posted by Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York, Inc.

Trump’s proposed agenda fuels concerns and protests

Jan. 18, 2017 • Syracuse New Times

The Women’s March on Washington and other protest events connected to Trump’s inauguration highlight the unprecedented unease many Americans feel about his administration. The Syracuse New Times spoke with four Central New Yorkers involved with issues Trump’s policies are likely to affect.

Posted by Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York, Inc.

Plans to defund Planned Parenthood causing concerns

Jan. 17, 2017 • 13 WHAM

A major campaign promise could soon become a reality with a new president and a new Congress. De-funding Planned Parenthood has been a staple among most conservatives in Washington D.C. and the organization is bracing for major changes.

Posted by Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York, Inc.

Notable and Quotable: Words of appreciation, and resolve for preservation

Jan. 17, 2017 • The Post

Organizers of the Do the Right Thing program in Ontario County hope to recognize and appreciate young people who make good choices. 

Posted by Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York, Inc.

RESTORE seeking volunteers to support victims of sexual assault

Jan. 16, 2017 • The Daily News

RESTORE Sexual Assault Services, a program of Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York, is recruiting volunteers for an upcoming training cycle in February and March. 

Posted by Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York, Inc.

Planned Parenthood in jeopardy

Jan. 12, 2017 • Wayne Post

More than 30,000 patients a year rely on Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York, which includes men and women in Ontario and surrounding counties. More than half are people living in poverty with Planned Parenthood their only primary care provider, according to the organization targeted to lose federal funding.

Posted by Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York, Inc.