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OTIS (Organization of Teratology Information Services)
Provides local referrals to agencies that provide information concerning prenatal drug, medication, chemical and other potentially harmful exposures. Voice: (MULTILINGUAL) 1-866-626-6847 (Mon.-Fri., 8:30am-4pm PST) Website: http://www.otispregnancy.org Verified: 2/28/2014
Information and counseling to pregnant women. Referrals to free pregnancy test facilities, foster and adoption centers. Sponsored by Bethany Christian Services. Voice: 1-800-238-4269 (24 hr.) Website: http://www.bethany.org Verified: 2/28/2014
Antiepileptic Drug Pregnancy Registry
Registry of women who are taking antiepileptic drugs and who are pregnant. Helps to determine which medications are associated with increased risks. Physicians are encouraged to refer women. Voice: (MULTILINGUAL) 1-888-233-2334 (Mon.-Fri., 8:30am-5pm EST) Website: http://www.aedpregnancyregistry.org Verified: 2/28/2014
National Hispanic Family Health Helpline
Provides health information on pregnancy, general healthcare, referrals to healthcare centers and doctors. Sponsored by the National Alliance for Hispanic Health. Voice: (BILINGUAL) 1-866-783-2645 (Mon.-Fri., 9am-6pm EST) Website: http://www.hispanichealth.org Verified: 2/28/2014
National Abortion Federation
Information and referrals regarding abortions. Financial aid. Voice: (BILINGUAL) 1-800-772-9100 (Mon.-Fri., 7am-11pm; Sat.-Sun., 9am-9pm EST) Website: http://www.prochoice.org Verified: 2/28/2014
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