(Left to right) Hidden-Pocket’s Jasmine George, Aisha George and Athira Purushothaman. The sexual and reproduction health platform helps women find a safe abortion clinic and counsels them. Photo: Hidden-Pockets(Left to right) Hidden-Pocket’s Jasmine George, Aisha George and Athira Purushothaman. The sexual and reproduction health platform helps women find a safe abortion clinic and counsels them. Photo: Hidden-Pockets
(Left to right) Hidden-Pocket’s Jasmine George, Aisha George and Athira Purushothaman. The sexual and reproduction health platform helps women find a safe abortion clinic and counsels them. Photo: Hidden-Pockets

A helping hand, a listening ear: abortion helpline in India, where 10 women a day die from unsafe terminations, offers counselling and access to a safe clinic

  • Lockdowns in India to curb Covid-19 have reduced women’s access to birth control, causing a rise in unplanned pregnancies and unsafe abortions
  • Sexual and reproductive health platform Hidden-Pockets Collective runs a free helpline to advise women and tell them where they can have an abortion safely

Topic |   Wellness
(Left to right) Hidden-Pocket’s Jasmine George, Aisha George and Athira Purushothaman. The sexual and reproduction health platform helps women find a safe abortion clinic and counsels them. Photo: Hidden-Pockets(Left to right) Hidden-Pocket’s Jasmine George, Aisha George and Athira Purushothaman. The sexual and reproduction health platform helps women find a safe abortion clinic and counsels them. Photo: Hidden-Pockets
(Left to right) Hidden-Pocket’s Jasmine George, Aisha George and Athira Purushothaman. The sexual and reproduction health platform helps women find a safe abortion clinic and counsels them. Photo: Hidden-Pockets
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