Planned Parenthood of Illinois is many things to many people.
We are a trusted health care provider, an informed educator and a passionate advocate. Planned Parenthood of Illinois' 17 health centers throughout the state deliver vital health care services, sex education, and sexual health information to more than 60,000 women and families each year.
For nearly 90 years, building healthy communities has been Planned Parenthood's mission. Everyday, Planned Parenthood of Illinois helps all kinds of people get the health tools and information—and above all the care and compassion they need—to prevent unintended pregnancies or to plan for families when they are ready.
Providing Trusted Health Care Services
Planned Parenthood of Illinois is Illinois' most trusted provider of reproductive health care. Each health center provides preventive services that help women, families and communities stay healthy including: lifesaving cancer screenings, breast health care, well-woman exams, contraceptive services, and sexually transmitted infection prevention and treatment.
Our skilled health care professionals are dedicated to offering men, women, and teens the highest quality medical care and the most affordable products. Caring physicians, nurse practitioners, and other staff take time to talk with patients, encouraging them to ask questions and discuss their feelings in a confidential setting.
Learn more about our Health Services.
Informing and Educating the Community
Planned Parenthood of Illinois is a respected leader in educating Illinoisans about sexual and reproductive health. We deliver age appropriate, comprehensive and medically accurate information that empowers women, men, teens, and families to make informed choices and lead healthy lives.Planned Parenthood of Illinois is proud of its vital role in providing young people with honest sexuality and relationship information in classrooms, in communities, and online.
Learn more about our Education Programs.
Leading the Reproductive Health and Rights Movement
Planned Parenthood Illinois Action is an independent, nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization formed as the advocacy and political arm of Planned Parenthood of Illinois.
Planned Parenthood Illinois Action engages in educational and electoral activity, including public education campaigns, grassroots organizing, and legislative advocacy, on behalf of commonsense policies that protect the reproductive health and rights of women, teens, and families. The Planned Parenthood Illinois Action Political Action Committee (PAC) is a nonpartisan political action committee committed to supporting pro-choice, pro-family planning candidates for office.
Planned Parenthood Illinois Action is a visible and passionate supporter of policies that enable Illinoisans to access comprehensive sexual and reproductive health care, education, and information. Whether talking to members of Congress, members of the Illinois General Assembly, parents or community leaders, we fight for an agenda that promotes women's health and access to reproductive health care, as well as an agenda that protects the health and safety of young people by providing them with comprehensive sex education.