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Care guidelines

The HSE Sexual Health and Crisis Pregnancy Programme has developed a range of information resources for health professionals that may encounter women experiencing a crisis pregnancy; these are a series of resources called Key Contacts.

Key Contact – Responding to crisis pregnancy

Guidelines on assisting a person with a crisis pregnancy and directory of helpful services. 

Key Contact – Primary care guidelines for the prevention and management of crisis pregnancy

Information for GPs on crisis pregnancy counselling, support and information plus referral procedures and information on ante-natal and post-abortion care.

Key Contact – Directory of supported accommodation for people experiencing crisis pregnancy

Directory of temporary accommodation centres for pregnant young girls and women or lone mothers who may be without a home as a result of crisis pregnancy. 

Key Contact – Reproductive health information for migrant women

Guide to reproductive health care, including crisis pregnancy, and support services in six languages – Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Polish, Romanian and Russian.