The Family Planning program provides contraceptive services without regard to religion, race, color, national origin, handicapping condition, age, sex, number of pregnancies, or marital status. This program provides services in a manner which protects the dignity of the individual.
The Family Planning Program offers education, counseling, medical evaluation, and a choice of contraceptive methods to help women who need contraception exercise their personal choice, plan their families, and ensure their reproductive health.
This service is provided on a sliding fee scale determined by income and is strictly confidential.
Services are provided at three clinical sites: Milton, Midway and Jay.
To make an appointment please call (850) 938-5200 and choose option 3.
Family Planning Medicaid Waiver
The Medicaid Waiver for Family Planning is a special Medicaid waiver that extends for up to two years Medicaid coverage for women age 14-55 who have lost their full Medicaid coverage. Medicaid for Family Planning is limited to annual physical exams and pap tests, birth control including outpatient tubal ligations, and pregnancy tests. It will pay for STD and colposcopy services if performed within six weeks of the physical exam.
Women who have had a recent pregnancy will be automatically enrolled in the program for their first year of coverage. Other women wanting to apply should complete the application and either mail it to FDOH in SRC, P.O. Box 929, Milton, FL 32572 or drop it off at the health department at 5527 Stewart Street in Milton. Proof of identity and proof of income must be submitted with the application.
Download the waiver here: http://www.doh.state.fl.us/family/famplan/waiver.html
Information About Birth Control
For information concerning the various types of birth control, please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at http://www.cdc.gov/reproductivehealth/UnintendedPregnancy/Contraception.htmMore Information About Family Planning
Please visit the Department of Health's Family Planning website: FloridasHealth.com