Patient Stories

Thankful for CompassCare

CompassCare serves women at risk for abortion. This is Maria's story. "I see CompassCare as sort of a place to ...
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“[You] talk to me like I’m a real person…”

  Pam is in her late twenties and works three jobs to provide for herself and her 5-year-old. She has ...
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“This Is a Miracle!”

Asia discovered she was pregnant and immediately felt paralyzed with fear. Feeling completely incapable of going through a pregnancy and ...
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“I’m Not Getting Rid of Them…”

Jen’s life is filled with new pressures because of COVID-19. As she adjusts to life as a first-time mom while ...
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"The baby is doing great... I can’t wait to meet him!"

“The baby is doing great… I can’t wait to meet him!”

Maria walked into CompassCare’s office with severe morning sickness. She did not have an appointment and was so nauseated that ...
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“I never expected my appointment to be like this…. It feels like hope.”

Charlene stared disbelieving at the positive pregnancy test slightly trembling in her hand. Feelings of shame and waves of anxiety ...
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“That’s what I NEED!”

Alana and her boyfriend, Chad, have been together for several years and have been through some traumatic times. With a ...
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“I am going to continue! I am committed to this.”

As a single mom of two, Shana couldn’t imagine having another child. Which is why, about a year previously, she ...
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“I Believe God Directed Me Here Today”

Late last year, Houda discovered she was pregnant. The cultural and religious shame for her as a Muslim was more ...
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Two Cities – One Mission

Buffalo: Sally is a determined young woman from the heart of Buffalo with a plan to continue her education and ...
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Decision Made – Pregnancy Continued

David was born via C-section this summer at a hospital in Rochester. His mom, Carrie, is delighted by his arrival ...
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“Thank you for everything you’ve done for me!”

Trisha is a recent college graduate, just starting her professional career in the Buffalo area. She and her boyfriend were ...
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