Sensoa is the Flemish Centre of Expertise for Sexual Health and HIV.
Facts and figures on abortion in Belgium, use of contraceptives in Flanders, the reliability of different methods of contraception, young people and sexuality and sexual abuse in Belgium.

Sensoa has specific websites (only in Dutch and some with option in English) for different target groups:    


A multilingual website set up by Sensoa for foreigners and for professionals, with accessible information about sexual health in 13 different languages. The site also offers tools to facilitate communication between professionals and their clients.

Mildred Clinics

The Mildred Clinics in Arnhem and Eindhoven provide abortions up to 18 weeks. The clinics are acknowledged by the 'Wet afbreking zwangerschap' (Waz).

gynaikon klinieken

Gynaikon clinics in Roermond and Rotterdam provide abortions up to 18 weeks.

Beahuis en Bloemenhovekliniek

This clinic in Heemstede is the result of a merger between the two clinics the Beahuis and the Bloemenhovekliniek. The Beahuis was first established in 1971, and the Bloemenhovekliniek in 1973. Both are well known for the specialist help that they provide in cases of unwanted pregnancy in both the first and second trimester. These clinics carry out abortions and also provide advice in choosing the best method of contraception.


This clinic in Utrecht carries out abortions up to 22 weeks (DBP up to 54 mm and FL up to 36 mm). The clinic has an intensive cooperation with CASU (consultation on sexuality and contraception) and with UMCU (Medical Centre University Utrecht)


BPAS is the largest abortion provider in Britain. The links to contraceptive methods come from their website.


Fiapac is the International Federation of Professional Abortion and Contraception Associates.

Guttmacher institute

The Guttmacher Institute is a nonprofit organisation that specialises in research in the fields of sexual and reproductive health, including abortion.

Women on waves

A site on the abortion ship which includes information on abortion legislation in the UK, the US and Canada.


The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) is the largest nonprofit organisation in the world working in the field of family planning, sexual and reproductive health and rights. The IPPF is the umbrella organisation for the national family planning organisations of more than 180 countries.

The IPPF and its member organisations want to guarantee the right for all men and women to decide independently whether they want children and how many and to benefit from the highest possible level of sexual and reproductive health.


Site containing essentially medical information on misoprostol (brand name: Cytotec®).