National Men’s Health Week, June 12 – 18 Continue reading Planned Parenthood Is for Men, Too
Alberto and Marylin work in Community and Government Relations (CGR) at our El Centro health center. They teach sexual education to youth in the Imperial Valley. Continue reading Opening the Doors: Teaching Sex Ed in the Imperial Valley
Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) rates are increasing in California. Continue reading Sexually-Transmitted Infections: Get Tested!
HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, is most often transmitted through sex or used needles. Continue reading Know Your PrEP and nPEP
Our health center in Coachella fulfills a very important community need. Continue reading Sex Ed in the Coachella Valley: A Community Effort
Combining forces, Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest and the Center for Community Solutions (CCS) have formed a powerful partnership called Revive: Recognizing and Empowering Victims in Violent Environments. Continue reading Revive: Empowering Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence
Want to know the real deal about abortion? Ask the doctors who provide them. That’s what Buzzfeed did in their enlightening new article, 41 Things You Should Know About Abortions And The Doctors Who Perform Them. These doctors dispelled myths, gave a step-by-step description of the procedure, and talked about the satisfaction and challenges of providing abortions. Here are a few of our favorite quotes; the first one is from our medical director here at Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest: Continue reading Doctors Take Down Myths Surrounding Abortion
We were thrilled to celebrate Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest’s 54 years of service at our anniversary dinner, Now More Than Ever, with nearly 1,600 guests. Continue reading A Night to Celebrate!
As you may have heard, April is Sexual Assault Awareness month. It is difficult to overstate the importance of this cause, which has taken on personal significance for many of us. Continue reading We Stand With Survivors: Sexual Assault Awareness Month
We are thrilled to announce that General Counsel for Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest, Tracy Skaddan, has received the statewide, 2017 Judith Soley Lawyer as Citizen Award. Continue reading Our own Tracy Skaddan receives the 2017 Judith Soley Lawyer as Citizen Award
Questions about herpes or genital warts? Preguntale al Sexperto…watch our videos to learn more about your sexual health!