If you develop a fever, cough, or shortness of breath, please call us before scheduling online. Some services are now available through telehealth. Schedule an appointment today.

Go to Content Go to Navigation Go to Navigation Go to Site Search Homepage

Abortion in Palmdale, CA

Antelope Valley Health Center offers the following abortion services:

  • abortion pill (medication abortion)
  • in-clinic abortion
  • pre- and post-abortion patient education
  • post-abortion follow-up exams
  • referrals for other abortion services, as needed
  • sedation options (medication to make the abortion more comfortable)

Here's what you need to know about abortion services at this health center:

Abortion Pill (Medication Abortion)

Abortion pill (medication abortion) is offered up to 10 weeks and 0 days after the start of your last menstrual period.

If your last period was more than 10 weeks and 0 days ago, read about our in-clinic abortion services below.

Abortion pill (medication abortion) services are available by appointment only.

Plan to be at the health center for 4 hour(s) for your entire abortion pill visit (medication abortion).

You will need to follow up within 1-2 weeks to make sure your abortion is complete and that you are well. In the unlikely event that you are still pregnant, you may need another dose of medication or to have an in-clinic abortion to end the pregnancy.

After your abortion pill visit, you will need access to a telephone, transportation, and backup medical care available to you once you are home.

In-Clinic Abortion

In-clinic abortion is offered up to 24 weeks and 0 days after the start of your last menstrual period. If your last period was after 24 weeks and 0 days, we can still help. Call us for a referral list of health care providers in your area that offer other abortion services.

In-clinic abortions are available by appointment only.

If you have asthma, bring an inhaler if you have one.

Other Abortion Services Information

Abortion pill (medication abortion) services are available Monday through Friday, 8:30am – 3:30pm.

During your visit, you may be given the following:

  • pregnancy test
  • a chance to speak with a trained staff person about all of your choices: abortion, adoption, and parenting
  • a conversation with the health care provider about your health history
  • lab tests/blood work
  • a pelvic exam
  • an ultrasound
  • medications to make the abortion more comfortable
  • medication if you are Rh negative
  • antibiotics or other medications
  • birth control information
  • a birth control method

You should return in 1-2 weeks and 0 days for a follow-up exam. We can schedule this with you during your visit.

At times there may be protesters outside of the health center. We suggest you avoid interaction with them.

Laws and Regulations

Abortion is legal in California, both for teens and adults. You have the right to get an abortion for any reason until approximately 6 months after you become pregnant. After that, if the pregnancy puts your health or life at risk you can still get an abortion.

Your Abortion Rights

Know Your Rights -- Teens

If you are a minor considering an abortion, please read about parental consent and notification laws that might apply in your state.

Prices and Payment Information

Please contact this health center for abortion services pricing information.

Payment is expected at time of service unless other arrangements have previously been made.

Abortion services may be covered by your insurance. If you want to use your insurance, please be sure to bring in your insurance information at the time of your visit.

Contact Info

Visit Us

533 E. Palmdale Boulevard, Ste. 533-A1
Palmdale, CA 93550 USA

Get Directions

Google Map of Antelope Valley Health Center of Palmdale, CA

Call Us

Phone: 800-576-5544 Call Now

Fax: 661-266-3216

Schedule Online

Book Online

Language

English; Spanish; Interpretation by telephone available for other languages.

Services Offered

In-person In-person Telehealth Telehealth

Abortion
In-person
In-person Telehealth
In-person Telehealth
In-person Telehealth