If you are unsure about continuing with the pregnancy, you can discuss this confidentially with a healthcare professional. Try to talk things over with someone you trust, a partner, close friend, family member, doctor or trained counsellor.
A man has no legal rights about their partners pregnancy but may be held financially responsible for the child, regardless of the status of their relationship.
Your options are:
But remember the final decision is yours.
Please be aware that there are organisations known as Crisis Pregnancy Centres that offer free pregnancy testing and counselling around pregnancy. However they do not refer people for abortions and may not offer balanced or accurate advice.
You can get accurate, confidential information (even if you are under 16) from:
tel: 0161 701 1555
tel: 0808 802 1234
tel: 0345 300 8090
tel: 03457 30 40 30
tel: 0333 004 6666