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MSI Australia

MSI Australia is the only national, independently accredited safe abortion, vasectomy and contraception provider helping people take full control of their reproductive lives. They have cared for more than 600,000 Australians in the almost 20 years they have led national sexual and reproductive health provision in this country.

Vision and mission

MSI Australia is a non-profit organisation, part of the MSI Reproductive Choices global partnership, which provides life-changing health services to over 25 million people in need each year.

How MSI Australia can help

They help by providing fully accredited safe abortion, vasectomy and contraception services. Their clients are fully supported by a specialised team of practitioners. They provide, at no added cost, access to support services, including pre-care, counselling, 24/7 aftercare, and interpreters – ensuring they get the best standard of care before, during and after their appointment.

Information lines / help lines

National Contact Centre call 1300 003 707

Hours Available (AEDT) Monday to Thursday: 7am – 7pm Friday: 7am – 6pm Saturday: 9am – 5pm Sunday: Closed, call back service only

Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) call 131 450

Hours Available: National Contact Centre Hours

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Last reviewed: August 2022

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Contraceptive Injection | Marie Stopes AU

Contraceptive injections are a form of contraception that involves an injection into a muscle of progestogen that prevent pregnancy for 12 weeks at a time

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Vasectomy vs Tubal ligation - Marie Stopes Vasectomy

If you’re looking into sterilisation options, it can be a tough choice between his and hers; vasectomy vs tubal ligation. Both options are permanent and have similar levels of efficacy, but it’s also worth considering costs, complications and recovery time before making a final decision.

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Abortion Clinic and Services | MSI Australia

Abortion is a medical procedure to end a pregnancy using surgical intervention or medication causing the contents of the uterus to expel. Marie Stopes abortion clinics provide safe, compassionate and supportive services with specialised doctors in accredited facilities

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Surgical Abortion | Marie Stopes AU

Have your surgical abortion in an accredited Marie Stopes day surgery clinic with a doctor specialised in abortion care. Sedation options and evening and weekend appointments available. Free independent counselling, registered nurse on call 24 hours and interpreters available on request.

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Medical vs Surgical Abortion | Marie Stopes AU

Understanding the differences between surgical and medical abortion is an important step in making a decision that is right for your circumstances.

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Vasectomy What To Expect | Marie Stopes Australia

Watch a video or read a transcript about vasectomy what to expect and how to prepare for a vasectomy procedure and service at a Marie Stopes vasectomy clinic.

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Medical Abortion | MSI Australia

A Marie Stopes medical abortion is an abortion with medication in the privacy of your own home with registered nurses on call at all times. Have your script consult and medically required follow up with a specialised doctor in-clinic or over-the-phone. It's your choice.

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Contraception Options and Methods | Marie Stopes Australia

Modern contraception options and methods offer safe and effective ways of preventing pregnancy, helping couples plan their family. Marie Stopes contraception services specialise in the most effective methods at preventing unplanned pregnancy. Contact us today to discuss your options.

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Home Abortion By Phone (Tele-abortion) | Marie Stopes AU

Teleabortion is a safe and private way to have a medical abortion, in the privacy of your own home with the support of registered nurses over the phone.

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Late term abortion | Marie Stopes Australia

Having a late term abortion, also known as a second trimester abortion, is never easy. Given the often exceptional circumstances and more complex procedure required they require special care and support. We specialise in later term abortions in most states, in line with legal gestation limits.

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