Scioto County Right to Life exists to promote and defend the right to life of all innocent human beings, from the time of fertilization until natural death.
Email us at: email@example.com
Phone: (740) 353-1633
Address: P.O. Box 42, Portsmouth, OH 45662
Scioto County Right to Life officers are as follows:
President - Rev. Robert Coffey
Vice President: Susan Yeager
Secretary/Treasurer - Cindy Craft
Public Relations Director - Angie Duduit
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We are the Scioto County affiliate of Ohio Right to Life which is the state affiliate of the National Right to Life Committee. Click on the photo below to read Ohio Right to Life's 2018 Annual Report.
We strive to create a culture where every child is welcomed into the world and protected by law; where every pregnant mother receives the help she needs to face an unplanned pregnancy; and where every terminally-ill person has access to decent pain relief and is protected from being killed by euthanasia and assisted suicide.
2018 Ohio Abortion Report
On October 1, 2019, the Ohio Department of Health released the 2018 Ohio Abortion Report, revealing a decrease in the number of abortions last year. A total number of 20,425 abortions were performed in Ohio, representing a decrease of 2% from the previous year and a 31% decline over the last decade. This marks the lowest level since 1976, when record-keeping first began, and follows a national trend as abortions continue a steady decline nationwide to their lowest numbers since Roe vs. Wade was decided in 1973.
There were 27 residents of Scioto County who obtained an abortion in 2018. This was down from 34 in 2017 and is 47 percent less than the number in 2008. Click HERE to see Scioto County data from 2008 to 2018.
To read the 2018 Ohio Abortion Report, click on the cover below.