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Bennington Health Center of Bennington, VT

Women's Health Clinic

Fax: 802-442-2206

This health center will permanently close on June 12. Visit this page to learn more about your options to remain a patient.

Care No Matter What

Planned Parenthood is one of the nation’s leading providers of high-quality, affordable health care, and the nation’s largest provider of sex education. With or without insurance, you can always come to us for your health care. If you're concerned about the cost of care, you may qualify for low- to no-cost services.

Language & Interpreters

English; Interpretation by telephone available for other languages.

Please let us know if you need an interpreter when scheduling your appointment.

We can arrange professional interpretation services at no cost to you. Interpretation is available when calling to book an appointment and during your visit.

Operated by: Planned Parenthood of Northern New England

Our expert care providers offer care in the following services. Learn more about what services are offered, what to expect, and pricing.

In-person Telehealth
In-person Telehealth
In-person Telehealth
In-person Telehealth
In-person Telehealth
In-person Telehealth
In-person Telehealth
In-person Telehealth
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Please note that we'll be closed on these holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Day after Christmas

Walk-in Information

If you need emergency contraception (AKA the morning after pill), you can walk in anytime we’re open.

We will try our best to accommodate walk-in appointments for services that are quick appointments, but cannot guarantee that we will be able to see you that day. Wait times for walk-in appointments will vary. Certain appointments are not available through walking in, which include abortion and colposcopy, and any appointment type that requires more than one visit.

More About This Health Center

Our scheduling team is available to speak with you Monday - Friday, from 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM. Call 1-866-476-1321.

Everyone deserves affordable health care. If you're concerned about the cost of care, you may qualify for low- to no-cost services. With or without insurance, you can always come to us for your health care.

I don’t have insurance or Medicaid

If you don't have insurance, you may qualify for a state-funded program or a lower fee scale. If you’re worried about cost, talk to us about how you can get health care that fits your budget.

Payment Information

Free Services: People living in Vermont with low incomes may qualify for a special program called Access Plan. You can enroll in Access Plan and receive health care services at no cost to you at any Planned Parenthood health center in Vermont. Services include: birth control, wellness exams, STD testing and treatment, and patient education and counseling. Take a short quiz to see if you qualify: http://www.ppnne.org/accessplan Payment in full is due at time of service for abortion services. Our fees are based on your household income. We’ll never turn you away from the care you need because of your inability to pay.

Other Options

If you are uninsured, you may qualify for a state-funded program or a lower fee scale.

If you do not have health insurance, read about health insurance options to find out how to get more affordable coverage and what to consider when choosing a plan.

I have insurance or Medicaid

We take the following insurance:

  • Medicaid (Vermont)
  • Medicare
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CBA
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • Consolidated Health Plans
  • First Health Network
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Health Plans, Inc.
  • Ladies First
  • MVP
  • Minuteman Health
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Strategic Resource Company
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • United Medical Resources
  • Wellsense

We accept many private and public insurance plans. If you don't see your insurance listed, please call us at 802-442-8166.

Medicaid Options

Medicaid, Medicaid Family Planning Benefits Program, and Medicaid for Pregnant Women accepted.

Services Coverage

Most health insurance plans now cover prescription birth control, annual wellness exams, and HIV and STD screenings with no copay, and many other services with some copay required. Contact your health insurance company directly to confirm that the services you need are covered and what, if any, out of pocket costs you are required to pay.

Additional Payment Information

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

  • Cash
  • Check
  • Major Credit/Debit Cards
  • Money Orders

You can privately and easily book your appointment online for select services 24/7. For the full set of services, you can call 802-442-8166 to book your appointment. Health center staff can also answer any questions you may have.

Book Appointment

Additional patient resources are available online for this location to help you get the care you need when you need it.

Appointment Policies and Information

Use 105 Union St when looking up directions. Although our official address is 210 South St., the parking lot and entrance to our space is only accessible through Union.

Parking is available on Union St

  • Street parking
  • Small lot
  • Large lot
We want to save you time when calling us! If you need to speak to a staff member, call 802-442-8166 and press 6 on the phone tree. Phone tree is:
  • 1: Address, hours, fax;  
  • 2: Scheduling, rescheduling, or cancelling an appointment (redirects to scheduling team);
  • 3: Payments and billing questions (redirects to Patient Accounts department);
  • 4: Refill an existing prescription by leaving a voicemail;
  • 5: Get your test results;
  • 6: Speak to your local health center staff;
  • # to hear options again.

Getting a physical for school or employment? Please bring all of the required forms with you.

Childcare Policies

We’re unable to provide childcare at our health center. For safety reasons children need to be accompanied by an adult when they’re in the waiting room. Only infants can accompany you to the exam room. Please bring a friend or family member to be with your children if you don’t have childcare at home.

Services Offered

You can fill your birth control prescriptions at our health center instead of the pharmacy. During all hours our Health Center is open.

You can come to us for services that don’t require a medical exam. For example, birth control education and supplies; emergency contraception (AKA the morning after pill); pregnancy testing and counseling; STD testing, and testing and treatments for urinary tract infections.

Specialty Services

You may be able to get your birth control pills mailed to you. Ask the health center staff for more information.

Pills by Mail is available at this health center — a service that delivers birth control pills to your home each month. Ask the health center staff for more information.

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