Fundamental questions

When you find out you are pregnant, most of the thoughts revolve around the future. What will the pregnancy be like? How is the baby? How will life change with the baby? Irrespective of whether you are looking forward to your pregnancy or not: these types of thoughts are very natural. This also includes mood swings.

Calmly consider, how your life is to continue. The city of Vienna has counselling offers for pregnant women. Here, you will be given all the information you need about

  • Pregnancy and the termination of pregnancy (abortion)
  • Birth in a hospital and at home
  • Anonymous birth
  • Adoption
  • Psychological and financial support

Use the counselling centres or speak to your doctor. In doing so, you will make truly informed decisions!

Counselling centres:

Adolescent mothers

Being a parent is a wonderful task but sometimes it can be very difficult. A child changes one’s whole life and means a lot of responsibility. If you are not yet an adult or have barely reached adulthood, you need to consider everything very carefully during pregnancy:

There are several centres that provide detailed advice especially for adolescent pregnant women. The consultation is always free of charge and strictly confidential. This means that no one will find out about your pregnancy, if that is what you want.

Discuss all your questions with your doctor and read the following information: