The Family Planning Clinic at Jefferson County Public Health in Port Townsend provides birth control information and methods, pregnancy tests and referrals, STD information and testing.
Birth control methods available for women are: female condoms, diaphragms, caps, cycle beads, pills, patches, rings, depo, IUD's, Implanon and referrals for tubal ligation. Methods available for men are: condoms, and vasectomy by referral.
Please click here for CDC information about cervical cancer screening with the HPV test and the Pap test in women ages 30 and older.
Take Charge Program
The Take Charge Program offers free birth control/family planning services for women, men and teens in Washington State. The program covers one annual exam for women and free birth control (including tubal ligation for women and vasectomy for men) for one full year.
Eligibility for Take Charge is based on income and citizenship/legal residency status. Effective 10/01/2012, to be eligible for the program an applicant must:
- Be a U.S. Citizen or permanent/legal resident for at least 5 years
- Household income must be at or below 250% of the federal poverty level
You can apply for Take Charge at Jefferson County Public Health.
Sliding-scale fees; cash, medical coupons and insurance accepted .
Port Townsend Clinic:
615 Sheridan Street, Port Townsend
Monday through Friday
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. by appointment.
On Roger Street next to the South County Clinic
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Emergency contraception available Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
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