Frequently Asked Questions

Abortion is common. One in four women in the US has an abortion by the age of 45. People have abortions for many  reasons, including their health, their finances, their age, their career goals, their family situation, pregnancy complications, and other reasons. Your own reason is the right reason.

Please see our Abortion Providers page to locate the nearest provider to you. As this site is intended for Wyoming and eastern Idaho residents, we list abortion providers in Wyoming, Colorado, Montana, and Utah that are most relevant to Wyoming residents. In Wyoming, telehealth medication abortion is available so you may not have to leave your home.

CONTACT US! 307-438-9272 Chelsea’s Fund will help you fund your abortion. In addition to our fund, we may help you access  other funding sources and suggest additional ways to pay for your abortion. Please see our Financial Assistance page for more information.

No. We do not ask about your country of citizenship or immigration status. Anyone who lives in Wyoming or eastern Idaho or accessing a Wyoming provider is eligible for financial assistance.

Yes — if you are accessing abortion services in Wyoming. If you live elsewhere, please contact the National Network of Abortion Funds for funding suggestions.

Chelsea’s Fund is funded by generous private donors who believe everyone has a right to personal reproductive decisions and no one should be denied an abortion due to financial barriers.

You may donate online at our Donations page or you can mail your donation to Chelsea’s Fund, PO Box 1472, Lander, WY 82520. See our About Us page for more information. Thanks for asking!

Ask the clinic where/if you are getting an abortion. They may be able to provide you an IUD or other long-acting reversible contraceptive at the same time. If interested, LET US KNOW and we may be able to help with that cost too.

If you have health insurance, ask your insurer about coverage. All Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. Obamacare) compliant plans must cover contraceptive methods and counseling. These plans must cover birth control services without charging a co-payment or co-insurance when they’re provided by an in-network provider. This is true even if you haven’t met your deductible. See for more info.

If you don’t have insurance, find your nearest Wyoming Title X clinic. These clinics provide affordable birth control options on a sliding scale based on your income. They will not deny anyone services because they are unable to pay. Teenagers do not need parental permission to receive birth control services.

YES! See Also, AidAccess. and several other providers are making abortion medication online. Aid Access will also provide in advance.   Chelsea’s Fund currently does not have an ongoing funding relationship with , which charges $150 for the medication.


Chelsea’s Fund is not directly affiliated with the resources on this page, excepting NNAF, and it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information on their websites. However, their sites include extensive information and other resources that you might find helpful.

Journalism and News

The Abortion Ministry of Dr. Willie Parker: An insightful profile of Alabama born, Baptist raised, Harvard educated doctor who today travels a circuit of southern states to provide abortion care.

What It’s Really Like to Have an Abortion: Five women answer questions about their experiences.

How Three Fierce Justices Took Control of the Supreme Court: A report on the oral argument for Whole Women’s Health v. Hellerstedt, the most important abortion case in decades. The three women justices illuminated the sham that the Texas law – and others laws like it – is.