"The Third Choice® training offers a fresh, unbiased, and visionary perspective on issues concerning unplanned pregnancy. If you're a human, you should take it!” — Ethan, SUNY Potsdam
“The First Responder Training was extremely useful and the content was applicable to many other topics. I think all RAs should go through this training because it was so useful and beneficial.” — Resident Assistant, Clarkson University
"The Third Choice® training completely changed my perspective on how we talk about women facing pregnancy decisions. Viable Options is beginning a new conversation about pregnancy care that is so very important." — Ellie, SUNY Potsdam
"The Viable Options training empowered me to recognize and serve the needs of people in my community. I am now better prepared to play an active role as an advocate in the lives of those around me by listening to them, valuing them, and seeking to serve them." — Alexis, SUNY Potsdam Alumna
The First Responder training course provides practical steps for restoring ownership to the person facing a pregnancy decision and connecting them to solutions for their needs.
Sign up for a scheduled training or reach out to us to find out how you can bring this course to your campus.
To find out if this training is already available at your university, contact your Residence Life department.
The Third Choice® Training provides principles for transcending politics to meet the physical, mental, emotional, and relational needs of those facing pregnancy decisions.
Sign up today to be included in the next scheduled training.
To learn more about this and other resources related to The Third Choice®, check out thethirdchoiceapproach.com or follow them on social media (@thethirdchoiceapproach).
All of our services are provided free of cost through the generous support of our community.
Pregnancy Decision Counseling
Education on Pregnancy, Abortion, and Birth
Adoption Exploration & Navigation
Client Advocacy & Social Services Coordination
Medical Care Coordination & Referrals
“Intense love does not measure, it just gives.” — Mother Teresa
There are many ways in which students can be involved in the work of Viable Options—from organizing an information table on your campus to distributing education materials.
For more information about volunteer opportunities, contact us!
We are passionate about equipping students with a relational response to unintended pregnancy. Reach out to us to find out how you can host a presentation, event, or info session at your university.
By investing your resources in Viable Options, you can help to provide solutions and care for your friends and peers and take personal ownership of something greater than yourself.
Financial giving is one of the ultimate expressions of care in the service world; and it can be as simple as forgoing one weekly cup of coffee.
Whether it’s $5 $10 or $15 per month, you can practically invest in bringing hope to those facing a pregnancy decision on your campus and beyond.
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NOTE: No one likes to be spammed! Our team works hard to prepare quality content and informative updates that will never be sent to you more than once per month. Our goal is to keep you up-to-date on the resources available to those facing a pregnancy decision and to equip you with educational content—without overloading your inbox.
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