Posts Tagged ‘Post abortion grief’

Select Committee ignores women with post-abortion grief Comments 0

Thursday, July 30th, 2020
abortion grief

A select committee considering a private members bill which allows for bereavement leave for miscarriages have come back with their report, and have rejected calls for the leave to be extended to allow support for women with post-abortion grief. When lodging the original bill, Labour MP Ginny Anderson said, “I think [abortion] would be [grounds], Read more

Bereavement leave after miscarriage and still-birth but not for abortion Comments 0

Thursday, July 30th, 2020
bereavement leave

A bill that enables a change that allows existing bereavement leave to be automatically made available for those families that have been through a miscarriage or a stillbirth had its second reading in parliament on Wednesday 29 July. The bill will make it clear that the unplanned end of any pregnancy by miscarriage or stillbirth Read more