Important Note: You cannot drive, ride the bus, or walk home after your appointment. You must have someone drive you home or leave our clinic in a taxi.
Our staff can help you by telephone at 204-947-1517 during clinic hours. All other times you can:
*Important: Take your discharge letter with you. It has information to help others provide the best care for you.
Your body will go through some normal changes:
Finish all the antibiotics you were given, even if you feel fine. For the next 2 weeks:
A follow-up appointment is up to you.
You can come back to see us or go to your own doctor, walk-in clinic, or community health clinic to ask questions about your recovery, birth control, or related concerns.
If you want us to insert an IUD, please let us know when you call to make your follow-up appointment.
You can get pregnant again any time after an abortion. If you are sexually active, follow the birth control plan you discussed with our staff. If you have unprotected sex, or a condom breaks, or you miss taking your birth control pill, you can take the Emergency Contraceptive Pill (Plan B). You can get it without a prescription at community health clinics, hospital emergency departments, and most pharmacies.
Try to prevent sexually transmitted infections. Always use a condom when you have sex.
We offer compassionate and nonjudgmental post-abortion counselling for those who live in Manitoba, no matter where they had an abortion. Please contact counselling intake at 204-947-2422 ext. 204 to make an appointment.