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Contraceptive choice for all women

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At the British Pregnancy Advisory Service (BPAS) we think it’s important that all women with learning disabilities are supported to make free, informed choices about contraception and pregnancy.

Resources and more reading

Sarah Earle and others, Contraceptive choices for women with learning disabilities (The Open University, 2015) 14.

Engender, Our bodies, our rights: Identifying and removing barriers to disabled women’s reproductive rights in Scotland (November 2018) 30.

Michelle McCarthy, ‘‘I have the jab so I can’t be blamed for getting pregnant’: Contraception and women with learning disabilities’ (2009) 32 Women’s Studies International Forum 198.

NHS ‘Your contraception guide’

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