Expectant Mother Care: In Brief...
Chris Slattery, Founder and president of Expectant Mother Care-EMC FrontLine Pregnancy Centers has long been a leading "frontline" pro-life activist. Here he is in front of the U.S. Supreme Court during hearings on the Partial Birth Abortion case on November 8th, 2006.
On October 2, 2013 EMC starts the beginning of our 29th year of operation!
EMC has served over 125,000 clients since 1985, with over 42,000 certain saves from abortion.
EMC was the first full-time pregnancy resource center in New York City, now with 12 locations in four NYC boroughs.
EMC was the first CPC in Manhattan and the first in The Bronx.
EMC still runs the only centers in The Bronx (now at six fixed sites, and one mobile location).
* EMC arranged the first and still the only on-site operating pro-life medical clinics, with full pre-natal care programs, in New York State.
* EMC runs the only full time, paid internship program for pro-life activists working in crisis pregnancy service in the world.
EMC is the only pro-life group in New York State that offers on-site daily ultrasound services, through partnerships with supervising physicians.
EMC was the first crisis center to offer free ultrasound in NY, NJ or CT dating to 1986.
EMC is the only Crisis Pregnancy center in the North East operating a full time Mobile Clinic with Free onboard Ultrasound.
EMC serves more than 7,200 different girls and women each year, amongst the top five goups in the country.
One of its centers is located across the street from Planned Parenthood, and one is housed in the same building as a Planned Parenthood abortion clinic and a second abortion Mill-Dr. Emily's, and other centers are next door to, or are down the block from other abortion clinics.
EMC has the most paid-staff working in pregnancy centers statewide (10).
EMC was the first pregnancy center in the world with the state-of-the-art 4-dimensional ultrasound unit of GE Healthcare Services.
EMC's centers are the only centers with a 24-hour hotline in New York City.
EMC is the largest pregnancy resource center group in the New York metropolitan area
Our centers are usually the first to be called by nationwide, and local media for comments on abortion-related news stories.
Thousands of news services have covered EMC or commentary from us on TV, radio, newspaper, and magazines over the past 25 years.