Family Planning

Purpose

The Family Planning program provides confidential preventative and reproductive health care services for women and men. 

Services

  • Assistance with referrals for abnormal results
  • Contraceptive counseling and prescription for methods
  • Contraceptive supplies
  • Free condoms (donations appreciated)
  • HIV information and referral for testing
  • Immunization Assessment and Referral (i.e., Hep B, Hep A and HPV4)
  • Lab tests
  • Pap tests
  • Physical Exam
  • Pregnancy testing and referrals
  • Sexually transmitted infection testing and treatment

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Women and Men who wish to delay, space and choose the timing of their children.

Fees:

  • Charges for services are based on a clients ability to pay according to a sliding fee scale.
  • Accept most private health insurances, Medicaid and Health Wave. 

Birth Control Options Available:

  • Birth control pills
  • Injection (Depo-provera equivalent)
  • Condoms
  • Diaphragms
  • Sterlization referral
  • Referral for other methods.

What birth control method should you consider? Visit the Bedsider Birth Control Support website to help decide what birth control method is right for you.

You’re encouraged to contact the Health Department at 785-632-3193 or Email Nancy Winter if you have concerns about your birth control method or STDs.