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Find a Birth Control Option That Works for You.

Need birth control? Our expert health care providers can tell you about all the options to help you choose the one that works best for you. Make an appointment!

Why Birth Control?

People use birth control for a variety of reasons. It’s not just for preventing unintended pregnancy. People who aren’t sexually active or aren’t having sex that can cause a pregnancy may still be interested in birth control.

Our health care providers are birth control experts and can help you understand whether birth control is right for you, and what option is best for your lifestyle and body. Don’t want a hormonal method, or don’t want to think about birth control every day? No problem! We have options!

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Types of Birth Control

Birth Control Pill

The pill is 91% effective. It doesn’t protect you from STDs. Use a condom with your pill to help stop pregnancy and STDs.

Condoms

Condoms are 85% effective. They help protect you from STDs. Use another birth control method with your condom for even more pregnancy preventing power.

Birth Control Implant

The implant is 99% effective. It doesn’t protect you from STDs. Use a condom with your implant to help stop pregnancy and STDs.

Birth Control Shot

The shot is 94% effective. It doesn’t protect you from STDs. Use a condom with the shot to help stop pregnancy and STDs.

Birth Control Vaginal Ring

The ring is 91% effective. It doesn’t protect you from STDs. Use a condom with your ring to help stop pregnancy and STDs. 

IUD

The IUD is 99% effective. It doesn’t protect you from STDs. Use a condom with your IUD to help stop pregnancy and STDs.

Internal Condom

Internal condoms are 79% effective. They help protect you from STDs. Use another birth control method with your internal condom for even more pregnancy preventing power.

Diaphragm

The diaphragm is 88% effective. It won’t protect you from STDs. Use a condom with your diaphragm to help stop pregnancy and STDs.

The Patch

The patch is 91% effective. It doesn’t protect you from STDs. Use a condom with your patch to help stop pregnancy and STDs.

Payment and Insurance Options

Planned Parenthood California Central Coast offers services at low to no cost. Fees are determined on a sliding scale, based on your income and family size. All services are provided at the lowest cost possible, and you can call us anytime to discuss payment options. We accept most private insurance, Medi-Cal and we can help sign you up for FamilyPACT, a California program that covers family planning services.

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