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Abortion in Charlottesville, VA

We offer the following abortion services:
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Abortion Pill Up to 11 weeks
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In-Clinic Abortion Up to 13 weeks and 6 days

If your last period was more than 11 weeks ago, read about our in-clinic abortion services below.

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

What to expect during your appointment

Plan to be at the health center for 2-3 hour(s) for your entire visit.

Your appointment will include the opportunity to ask questions & discuss birth control options.

Post-Appointment Information

We'll follow up with you, if you’d like, 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 medicine or to have an in-clinic abortion to end the pregnancy.

We’ll also give you after-care instructions and a phone number you can call with any questions or concerns.

If your last period started more than 13 weeks and 6 days ago, we can help connect you to other abortion options in your area.

In-clinic abortions are available by appointment only.

Preparing for your appointment

If you take any medicines, please continue to take them normally before your appointment or bring them with you on the day of your appointment.

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

If you plan to have sedation, please do not eat for 6 hours or drink clear liquids for 6 hours before your appointment.

If you desire medication to help make your in-clinic abortion more comfortable, you must have a responsible companion with you to help you get home safely.

What to expect during your appointment

Plan to be at the health center for 4-6 hour(s) for your entire visit for an in-clinic abortion.

When you choose an abortion service at our health center, you may also receive the following: pregnancy test pregnancy dating (ultrasound)

Abortion pill (medical abortion) telehealth screening and video appointments for patients in Virginia is now available.  This service is only available for patients who are confident their last menstrual period will be no more than 8 weeks by the time of the appointment.  These appointments can only be made over the phone to clear a preliminary screening.  At the time of the visit, there will be an additional screening and will meet with the provider over video.  Once the consult is complete Planned Parenthood will UPS Next day air the Medication Abortion package.  The package includes the 2 abortion medications, pain medication, nausea medication, a high sensitivity pregnancy test for follow-up as well as a heating pad.

At times there may be protesters outside of the health center. We suggest you avoid interaction with them. Learn more about protesters at health centers.

Please do not bring children with you to the health center.

Post-Appointment Information

You will need to return in 0 weeks to make sure your abortion is complete and that you are well.

By Virginia State Law, women under 18 years of age are required to have the consent of at least one parent or guardian in order to receive abortion services. If the patient does not feel that it is feasible to receive parental consent for the procedure, she may ask for a judicial bypass at a local court, which will be recognized at our health center as a bypass for parental consent.

If you are under the age of 18 and need help talking with your parents/caregivers or seeking judicial bypass we can help.

Please contact this health center for abortion services pricing information.

If you don’t have insurance and need help paying for your abortion, call us. We may be able to help you with financial assistance. You can also go to AbortionFunds.org for financial help.

Before your abortion, our expert and caring staff will discuss all of your pregnancy options with you to help you make sure abortion is the best decision for you. We’ll also talk with you about your health history to make sure we’re providing the best care for you.

We also offer the following services at this clinic:

  • Abortion consultation
  • Pregnancy test
  • Infertility support and referral

Abortion pill (medical abortion) telehealth screening and video appointments for patients in Virginia is now available.  This service is only available for patients who are confident their last menstrual period will be no more than 8 weeks by the time of the appointment.  These appointments can only be made over the phone to clear a preliminary screening.  At the time of the visit, there will be an additional screening and will meet with the provider over video.  Once the consult is complete Planned Parenthood will UPS Next day air the Medication Abortion package.  The package includes the 2 abortion medications, pain medication, nausea medication, a high sensitivity pregnancy test for follow-up as well as a heating pad.

Abortion pill (medical abortion) telehealth screening and video appointments for patients in Virginia is now available.  This service is only available for patients who are confident their last menstrual period will be no more than 8 weeks by the time of the appointment.  These appointments can only be made over the phone to clear a preliminary screening.  At the time of the visit, there will be an additional screening and will meet with the provider over video.  Once the consult is complete Planned Parenthood will UPS Next day air the Medication Abortion package.  The package includes the 2 abortion medications, pain medication, nausea medication, a high sensitivity pregnancy test for follow-up as well as a heating pad.

Surgical Abortion procedures are performed in this health center on Friday mornings. Medication Abortion procedures are performed during clinic hours throughout the week in addition to Fridays.

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2964 Hydraulic Road
Charlottesville, VA 22901 USA

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HOURS

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Day
Hours
Monday
Closed
Tuesday
8 am - 3 pm
Wednesday
10 am - 6 pm
Thursday
8 am - 4 pm
Friday
8 am - 1 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

Walk-in Information

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

You are welcome to walk in any time the Health Center is open to make an appointment or see if there is a same day appointment available. If you have the time to wait, we will make every effort to fit you in the same day. If we can’t see you, we will give you the first priority appointment available.

Pregnancy testing, Plan B, and birth control refill pickups.

Appointments

You can privately and easily book your appointment online for select services 24/7. For the full set of services, you can call 434-296-1000 to book your appointment. Health center staff can also answer any questions you may have.

Please note that on Fridays we only provide Abortion services during the following hours: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM 

The Charlottesville Center will be open the second and fourth Friday of the month and closed the first and third Friday of the month. Please call the center for more information.

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