Post-Abortion Healing

Project Rachel

Project Rachel is a confidential reconciliation and healing program based on love, forgiveness and mercy. We offer a network of specially trained priests, religious, counselors, and laypersons who provide a team response of care for those suffering in the aftermath of abortion. In addition to referring for Sacramental Reconciliation, the ministry provides an integrated network of services, including pastoral counseling and referrals to licensed mental health professionals. More information is available by visiting or by calling the confidential phone line at
(904) 923-9203 or (888) 456-HOPE (4673).
This ministry is directly sponsored by the Diocese of St. Augustine.

Note: The ministries below are listed here are for informational purposes only. They are not affiliated with the DCFL, Diocese of St. Augustine, or its agencies.

Rachel’s Vineyard

Rachel’s Vineyard is a weekend retreat program based on meditations from the Bible. It is open to women and men of any faith background or no faith background suffering from the aftermath of abortion. Retreats are run by a trained team consisting of clergy, a professional counselor and 4 – 6 lay team members. These confidential, compassionate retreats are offered throughout the U.S. and in many foreign countries. Dates and further information are available by contacting Mary Huston at (904) 221-3232 or or on-line at

First Coast Women’s Services

First Coast Women’s Services provides abortion healing assistance Bible study based on the book, Forgiven and Set Free. More information is available by visiting or by calling (904) 549-6113 or e-mail