Women seeking healthcare, and particularly abortions, at Planned Parenthood and other clinics often have to face a gauntlet of protestors calling them murderers, sinners, and holding (generally medically incorrect) posters depicting aborted fetuses. Clinic Escorts help support these women and get them inside the clinic safely and protected as much as possible from the vitriol that they face.
(Adapted from a Google Doc by Kara, an attorney and advocate based out of Boston, as well as the “Oh Shit! What Should I Do Before January” guide. Due to privacy and security issues for the compilers of the documents, I will not link directly to either of them, but you can send me a request via the contact form if you’re interested in viewing the source material. Nothing in this post should be construed as official legal advice – contact an attorney if you have legal questions surrounding your situation.)