Everyone should be able to get the health care they need, regardless of where they live. Yet many Californians who rely on Catholic hospitals for their health care are being turned away and denied much-needed care. Catholic hospitals are refusing to provide necessary care to patients in need, even when the person’s life is in danger. Could you or someone you love be next? Find out more.

If you’ve been denied care, you are not alone. Read more stories of people who have been denied care.


Michelle and Josh

After years of trying to get pregnant, Michelle and Josh were heartbroken to learn their first pregnancy would not survive. To add insult to injury, the Catholic hospital where they were being treated shamed them, judged their choices and delayed Michelle’s medical care, thereby threatening her health.