Mission: The mission of planned parenthood is to provide comprehensive reproductive health care services and ensure access to those services; to provide education programs which enhance the understanding of human sexuality; and to promote research in reproductive health care.
Programs: Health services: the health center team ensures access to comprehensive reproductive health care by providing services in settings which preserve and protect an individual's right to privacy, dignity and choice. Services include: - birth control consultation and supplies - gynecological exams and pap tests - in-clinic abortion and abortion pill - emergency contraception - pregnancy testing and options information - testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections - permanent birth control -no-scalpel vasectomy and essure - rapid hiv testing
education and information: the education department works to make a long-term, positive impact on the sexual health of our communities. The organization promotes positive sexuality, healthy behavior, and responsible choices, through implementing medically-accurate, intensive and balanced sexuality education programs. The programs are innovative, bold and effective tools for preventing adolescent pregnancy and promoting reproductive health in central north carolina.
public affairs: the public affairs team advocates for public policies which support family planning services, womens' reproductive rights, equal insurance coverage for contraception, better access to emergency contraception and medically-accurate comprehensive sex education.
This organization's nonprofit status may have been revoked or it may have merged with another organization or ceased operations.