About Us

Pregnancy Help Australia is our country’s leading life-affirming pregnancy help body. Our national network of not-for-profit organisations provide free support services to women and their partners/families when they are experiencing distress or hardship as the result of pregnancy or any pregnancy loss. United together we aim to provide every person with access to perinatal support (social, emotional, practical), accurate information, continuity of care and positive mental health outcomes.

 

Our Vision

An Australia where every person facing a crisis pregnancy has access to the supports necessary to thrive!

 

  • Equiping pregnancy support centres to be dynamic, compassionate organisations committed to the provision of professional services for women, their partners and their families when they are experiencing distress or hardship as the result of pregnancy or any pregnancy loss.

 

Our Mission

  • Pregnancy Help Australia is dedicated to ensuring that quality pregnancy support services are available to everyone. We’re passionate about partnering with pregnancy support centres across Australia and forming a network that can reach every person, especially the most vulnerable and those living in remote locations. 

 

Our Objectives;

  • To EQUIP - Together our network provides resources, communication and training to ensure professional standards of service; 
  • To ESTABLISH - Together our network partners with local communities to support, resource and assist in establishing new pregnancy support centres;
  • To ENCOURAGE - Together we provide networking opportunities, information, advice and service. Supporting each other online, in person, and through biennial national conferences;
  • To MAINTAIN and NURTURE a Life Affirming Ethos [which means an ethos which values all human life from the moment of conception to the moment of natural death and must do nothing that is reasonably foreseeable would result in an abortion];
  • To be non-denominational and non party political.

 

Our Board

Pregnancy Help Australia currently has 4 Board members:

 

Executive

Lara Wynyard President WA
Lyn Schoof Vice President WA


Directors

Cathy Marzahn Director SA
Lorraine Hurrell Director SA
     
     
     


Staff

Michelle Butler Company Secretary