At the age of 19, Jeanne moved from New Brunswick to Toronto. She left her parents “house rules” so she could live a life under her own rules. “I started dating somebody and a few months later, things between us moved quite fast, a few months later I got pregnant by this man.” After […]
“When I came over, life took another direction.” Educated in Ethics and Human Rights Law, Mary sought to upgrade her education and build a new life in Canada. “I came to Canada from Uganda, as an international student. The friend who helped me come over was not willing to take me in, and there […]
Meet Alex and Jenny, a beautiful couple who are filled with joy and thanks for all the support they received during their pregnancy. Jenny was in Canada on a student visa without insurance while Alex was struggling to find employment. When they discovered that Jenny was pregnant they were overcome with worries and fears. What […]
When Lyne found out she was pregnant, she was terrified and didn’t know where to turn. She felt she was facing this all alone and sought support from the PCC. In the midst of fear, worry and loneliness Lyne soon found HOPE at the Pregnancy Care Centre. Lyne’s Story: “So I found I was pregnant […]
After being submerged in an unhealthy lifestyle of partying and living for the moment, Emery found herself pregnant. The fear that her parents would see this different life she was leading brought her to believing abortion was her best option. After her parents found out unexpectedly, Emery’s decision drastically changed. Be sure to check out […]
12 years ago, Emery found herself entangled in a lifestyle that was leading to hurt. She was stuck in patterns motivated by sexual temptation that she felt she needed to escape, but found herself falling back into the same pitfalls. Listen to how Emery took practical steps to climb out of a lifestyle she couldn’t […]
For most of human history, people have been pondering on, sometimes agonizing over what love truly is. As we celebrate Valentine’s Day, here are a few of the less sexy – yet true and deep – aspects of love.
STDs and STIs are rampant. When you have sex, you expose yourself to the diseases that your partner has been exposed to. Here's what that looks like.
"I'm using birth control so I won't get pregnant… right?"
In the follow-up to her first piece, Mandy examines the notion of sexual compatibility. Read her insights on what we're really looking for in a sexual partner, and the science of sexual bonding.