Researchers find an absence of regret in 97.5 percent of participants who continue a pregnancy in which the baby is “doomed to die.” With emphatic certainty, women report enhanced relationship with the baby, with themselves, and with family despite giving birth after lethal fetal diagnosis. Abortion does not have similar results.- Public Discourse Journal, 2019

ADDITIONAL resources

Support for parents carrying to term after a poor prenatal diagnosis

Mommies Enduring Neonatal Death

Adoption services for children with Down Syndrome and other medical conditions

Support for families that have children with Down Syndrome

Provides the gift of pictures to families experiencing the death of a baby

Helps those involved in health care to understand how the moral teachings of the Catholic Church apply to developments in health care and the life sciences


A heartwarming message from 15 people with Down syndrome to a future mom

Beautiful video about Isaiah's Promise's co-founder Annalise "Cubby" LaHood and her mission to honor and love all people, especially the most vulnerable. Cubby passed from this life in 2015 after a long battle with cancer. 

Proud mom Lacey made an inspiring video about her son Christian who was prenatally diagnosed with a rare condition.