Before Your Abortion

Below you will find some simple Before Your Abortion instructions.

Please Note: Walk-ins are welcome!

Review our COVID-19 Guidelines

How to Prepare for a Non-surgical Abortion (Abortion Pill)

  1. Do not eat or drink anything after midnight the day before your visit.
  2. You will need someone to drive you home. You can come alone, if you are receiving the medical abortion (Abortion Pill).
  3. Please arrive at our Center between 8 am and 11 am on Tuesdays, Thursdays or Saturdays.
  4. All fees must be paid the day of the procedure.
    • We accept cash, credit cards and all insurances.
    • If you plan to use insurance, please call our receptionists ahead to verify your insurance, and provide you with certain documents in advance of your visit.

How to Prepare for a Surgical Abortion

  1. Do not eat or drink anything starting from midnight the night before your appointment. This includes water, chewing gum or mints.
  2. Leave all of your jewelry and valuables at home
  3. Have someone drive you to the facility, and either stay or return to take you home after you’ve been discharged.
  4. Please do not bring children to the facility
  5. If you are unable to keep your appointment, please call to reschedule
  6. Wear comfortable clothes
  7. Bring or wear a pair of socks
  8. You can bring a family member, friend or partner

Please read the following Patient Notifications “before” your abortion appointment.

The following documents are New Jersey state required reading materials. Please open and read thoroughly.

  • Ownership Disclosure Notification – Read Only
  • Patient Rights – Read Only
  • Advanced Directive – An Advanced Directive or Living Will is a document that reflects your wishes concerning medical care in the event that you are unable to make decisions for yourself.
    • If you already have an Advanced Directive, please bring a copy with you to your appointment.

  • Advance Directive link – General questions and answers about Advance Directive. How to complete one if you don’t already have one.