| PREGNANCY RESOURCES
There are many resources available to assist women who may need help during an unplanned pregnancy. Whether the need is emotional, spiritual, financial or medical, there is help available. Services are free and confidential.
24 Hour Toll Free Hotlines:
Option Line of Care Net / Heartbeat: 1-800-395-HELP (4357) www.PregnancyCenters.org
National Life Center: 1-800-848-LOVE (5683)
|Advance Directives for Health Care
A Catholic Perspective
NEW JERSEY BISHOPS ISSUE NEWLY REVISED ADVANCE DIRECTIVES FOR HEALTH CARE FORM
On October 20, 2011, the Catholic Bishops of New Jersey approved a revised version of the New Jersey Catholic Conference (NJCC) Advance Directives for Health Care – A Catholic Perspective. Copies are available by contacting the Respect Life Office at 732-562-1990 x1629 or 1543. A copy can also be downloaded from the Diocesan website at:
http://www.diometuchen.org/deptsministries/respect-for-life/catholic-advance-directives-living-wills/ or the NJCC website: www.njcatconf.com.
A Catholic Guide to End-of-Life Decisions is a resource made available by the National Catholic Bioethics Center. This document provides a clear explanation of the Church’s teaching on end-of-life care, including advance directives and physician assisted suicide. Individual copies of this guide can be downloaded or ordered online at www.ncbcenter.org.
Click Here To Download