our teams


We are a group of feminist activists, trained counsellors, medical professionals, and researchers based across 4 continents who focus on supporting self-managed abortion, especially in places where abortion is restricted by laws, stigma and lack of access.
Our team is based in 17 countries across 4 continents. We work globally and locally.

Online Counseling team: The online team is composed of more than 26 counselors, many of whom are multilingual.  All are extensively trained and experienced reproductive health workers. The counselors communicate with online service users of the telehealth service that is open 365 days a year.

Coordinative team: The Coordinative team is responsible for overseeing the Foundation’s work and external communication. The Coordinative team includes Regional Network Coordinators, the Online Services Coordinator, the Operations Coordinator, the Research Coordinator, the Security Coordinator, the Training Coordinator, the Development Consultant, and the Executive Director.

Project teams: Skilled teams work on multi-year programs in Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa.

Media team: The Media team is made up of Internet technology, communications, and social media specialists. The Media team is based international, is engaged in feminist activism and supports open-source practices.

Medical team: A team of physicians with extensive obstetrics, gynecology and abortion provision experience reviews incoming online consultations and questions. 

Scientific Advisors: Scientific Advisors are independent experts who offer recommendations on best research practices and engage in collaborative research projects with Women Help Women. 

Partners: Partnering organizations, groups, collectives, research institutes and individuals form the Women Help Women network. Partnerships are core to our work. We work closely with partners on a variety of programs.

Board of Directors:  The Board of Directors is based internationally and meets regularly. All Board Directors are experienced professionals in governance and are established in the fields of women’s rights.