Family Planning

Program: Family Planning

Director: Lynda Sampson

Address: 337 Hanover Street Fall River, MA 02720

E-Mail: lsampson@cfcinc.org

Telephone: (508) 679-0198 and (508) 673-2400

Fax: (508) 324-7508

Office Hours: Mon 9:00 – 5:30, Tues. 9:00 – 4:30. Wed. 9:00 – 4:30, Thur. 9:00 – 5:30, Fri. 9:00 – 4:30

Brief Program Description: Comprehensive Family Planning services include: Comprehensive gynecological exams, birth control counseling and supplies, client education about HIV/AIDS prevention, screening for breast, pelvic, and cervical cancer, testing and treatment for most sexually transmitted infections, emergency contraception, pregnancy testing, nondirective counseling and referral for pregnancy, infertility, substance abuse, and other health conditions. Services have been expanded to include health assessment, sexually transmitted infection screening and treatment for men.Family Planning services include community education/outreach programs for school, religious, and parent groups, human services, and other organizations. These programs cover such topics as: sexuality, teen pregnancy prevention, family communication about sexuality issues, sexually transmitted infections and HIV/AIDS.

Additional Information

Eligibility: Reproductive health services are open to anyone. Sliding fee scale. No one is refused because of fees.

Documentation Needed: None required.

Application Process: 1st available appointment is given.

Criteria for Selection: None