Beyond the Pregnancy Test – a NIFLA Blog

Beyond the Pregnancy Test is the NIFLA blog dedicated to women who have recently been found to be pregnant, and are unsure of their options. Inside you will find stories from women, statistics that you should know, and comforting thoughts.

June 1, 2022

Supporting Pregnancy Centers During Times of Turmoil

Pregnancy centers play a vital role in the pro-life movement. They empower women by equipping them with knowledge. Through ultrasound screenings and counseling sessions, women gain a better understanding of abortion, the alternatives to abortion and the available resources. This, in turn, helps them make informed and well-thought-out decisions. The National Institute of Family and Life Advocates has a network of approximately 1,600 pregnancy centers. Over 1,400 NIFLA affiliates are also licensed medical centers. Our […]
April 13, 2022

Spring: A Time For Life, Hope and Healing

After several long and gloomy months, spring is finally here. The sun’s warmth is replacing the winter cold. Birds are returning from their migration and filling our days with beautiful songs. Other animals are emerging from hibernation. The trees change color, and barren branches sprout buds that will bloom into green leaves and fragrant flowers. Spring is a spectacular season. This time of year allows us to witness and appreciate the beauty of life, from […]
March 21, 2022

Celebrate Pro-Life Women’s History Month, Day of the Unborn Child

The National Institute of Family and Life Advocates is a nonprofit organization that provides education and legal support to thousands of pro-life pregnancy centers nationwide. More than 1,200 NIFLA members are licensed medical clinics. March is Women’s History Month. Although NIFLA strives to support women at every stage of life all year, this month offers a special opportunity to promote female leaders working to protect the unborn. It is also a time for recognizing the […]
February 15, 2022

NIFLA Pregnancy Centers Will Always #LoveThemBoth

The National Institute of Family and Life Advocates provides legal and educational support to pregnancy centers. NIFLA’s network of more than 1,600 pregnancy centers stretches from coast to coast. The majority of these centers are licensed medical clinics with doctors, nurses and medical professionals on staff. As they reach out in their communities, they play a fundamental role in creating America’s culture of life. NIFLA cares about both the mother and the child. We strive […]
November 17, 2021

NIFLA Celebrates National Pregnancy Center Recognition Month

The National Institute of Family and Life Advocates has designated November as National Pregnancy Center Recognition Month. During this time, NIFLA is working to raise awareness for pregnancy centers by sharing stories about their outstanding service to women, children and families. This information highlights how thankful we are for their life-affirming efforts and the invaluable resources they provide in communities nationwide. The Charlotte Lozier Institute reports that in 2019: Over 300,000 clients attended parenting classes […]
October 26, 2021

NIFLA Recognizes Down Syndrome Awareness Month

NIFLA’s nationwide network of more than 1,600 pro-life pregnancy centers and medical clinics are here to provide support and life-affirming options to families dealing with this diagnosis. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month, so NIFLA would like to recognize the lives of children and adults living with Down syndrome.  All Children Have the Right to Life Babies with Down syndrome are often the targets of eugenic abortion. Abortion advocates argue that people with Down syndrome […]
February 9, 2021

This Year’s March for Life May Have Been The Most Powerful Yet

The 2021 March for Life may have looked a little different, but that did not change the fact that pro-life individuals worldwide participated virtually and in prayer. In some ways, this year’s March may have been one of the most powerful events yet.  In January, the March for Life announced that it would be held virtually this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic and tightened security in the Capitol. The March for Life’s decision to […]
November 4, 2020

Pregnancy Centers in Virginia and Nationwide Deserve Recognition, Respect

The pregnancy center community is one of the most essential aspects of the pro-life movement in our society today. In a culture that widely embraces a woman’s so-called right to choose, pregnancy centers offer encouragement and support that can empower women to choose life for their unborn children.  Virginia is blessed with numerous pro-life pregnancy centers that help support women and their babies. While the work these centers do is invaluable in the eyes of […]
September 9, 2020

Mission Hills Pregnancy Center Vandalized

The pro-life movement is often under ideological attack. Sadly, sometimes pregnancy centers working to promote and empower the choice of life suffer physical attacks and vandalism as well. In July of this year, Pregnancy Counseling Center in Mission Hills, California experienced a physical act of vandalism.  As she wondered who could have done such a thing, Edy thought maybe it was someone who had been hurt by an abortion. The center’s executive director, Edy Bernal, […]