Our Mission

Founder's Women's Health Center (FWHC) believes in every woman's right to reproductive choice. Our goal is to ensure that each woman has the opportunity to weigh all of her options and obtain the knowledge and resources necessary to make the best decision for her life

Whether she chooses abortion care, referral to an adoption agency, family planning services, or annual exams, FWHC is here to help. Our OB-GYN physician and staff strive to provide patients with a safe, secure, and caring environment to support them in their reproductive health choices. We believe that every woman is entitled to excellent medical care and compassionate support.


  • Experienced boARD CERTIFIED OB-GYN Physician

  • Compassionate, Pro-Choice Staff

  • Calm & Supportive Environment

At least half of American women will experience an unintended pregnancy by age 45, and at 2008 abortion rates, one in 10 women will have an abortion by age 20, one in four by age 30 and three in 10 by age 45
— Guttmacher Institute, July 2014 Fact Sheet, "Induced Abortion in the United States,"

Facts about founders

  1. We have been serving women's reproductive needs since 1973.

  2. The founder of Founder’s Women’s Health Center performed the first legal abortion in Ohio.

  3. Several of our staff members have been with us for more than 20 years.

  4. We serve a diverse population that spans across Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, and West Virginia. An unplanned pregnancy recognizes no socioeconomic class, education, occupation, religion, or political affiliation.

  5. We offer ALL-OPTIONS pregnancy counseling. In addition to providing excellent abortion care, we can provide referrals for the following options: