June 7, 2018
June is Gay Pride Month... Choices is Proud to be a Safe Haven for LGBTQ People

June is Gay Pride Month… Choices is Proud to be a Safe Haven for LGBTQ People

June is Gay Pride Month! Choices is Proud to be a Safe Haven for LGBTQ People. Finding an LGBTQ-friendly doctor should not be a stressful experience – but too often it still is. NPR recently reported that 18 percent of all LGBTQ people in the US don’t go to physicians for fear of discrimination.
May 18, 2018
A Modern Day Abortion Rights Crusader, Merle Hoffman’s 46-year fight for women’s health By Judy D’Mello in The East Hampton Star

A Modern Day Abortion Rights Crusader

Merle Hoffman’s 46-year fight for women’s health By Judy D’Mello | May 17, 2018 – 12:24pm An enormous oil painting of Queen Elizabeth I hangs, rather fittingly, over a fireplace of Tudor-era proportions in the Northwest Woods house of Merle Hoffman, a pioneer in women’s reproductive health care who established one of the first ambulatory abortion centers in the nation in 1971 in Manhattan. “That’s me,” Ms. Hoffman said, laughing and pointing to the portrait of Britain’s Virgin Queen wearing […]
April 20, 2018
Merle Hoffman with Geraldine Ferraro, used with Merle Hoffman: Courage In The Face Of Hate on April 12, 2018, in Queens Tribune

Merle Hoffman: Courage In The Face Of Hate

Activist and journalist Merle Hoffman had been instrumental in the fight for women’s healthcare and reproductive rights long before the conversation was being had on a national scale. For more than 40 years, Hoffman has made tremendous sacrifices to ensure that women have a say when sweeping political decisions take place.
October 18, 2017
Merle Hoffman with members of the Women's Action Group

October 2017 – Choices in the News

Choices' October 2017 newsletter announces New Services to Begin for Women in Prison, New York Political Leaders Visit Choices, and Merle Hoffman with members of the new Women's Action Group.