Family Planning Program

The Health Department provides confidential and affordable family planning services, including birth control and testing for sexually-transmitted diseases (STD’s) for women.

Services available through the Family Planning Program include:

  • Education relating to reproductive health and sexually transmitted diseases (STD)
  • Contraceptives
  • Pap smears
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • STD testing and treatment
  • Limited evaluation, counseling, and referral for infertility

The Family Planning Program does not include coverage of abortions.


Anyone who wants to prevent pregnancy or be tested for sexually transmitted disease is eligible.


The following payment sources are accepted for family planning services:

  • Medicaid
  • Private Insurance
  • Private Pay: fees are based on a Sliding Fee Scale following a financial assessment.

Payment is expected at the time of service. Donations accepted.

Contact Info

For more information about the Family Planning Program, please contact your local health department office.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

Q: Are services confidential?

A: Yes. Information will not be released to anyone without your consent, unless required or allowed by state law.

Q: What if I can’t afford to pay?

A: The Health Department will not refuse you service if you are unable to pay.

For additional information about family planning services, please visit:

Family Planning in Michigan