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Events, news, sexual health tips and more. 

Let's get to know Gwen

Q &A with Planned Parenthood Mar Monte’s new Board of Directors Chair Gwen McDonald.

Sept. 1, 2022

FAQ about MPXV

Spread of the MXPV virus, “monkeypox,” was declared a national public health emergency on August 4, 2022. Check back weekly for updates and any changes in guidelines.

Aug. 9, 2022

Passion for Politics, Progress, and Making Change

A Q&A with PPMM’s new Vice President of Public Affairs Lauren Babb

Dec. 2, 2021

A New Flagship Health Center in Reno, NV

PPMM has purchased land to build a new, permanent home for a state-of-the-art health center.

Dec. 1, 2021

COVID CARE STORIES from our staff

Katie G. strives to make “warmth and care” come through over the phone. By offering emotional support and a listening ear, she can learn about what’s going on with each patient.

Nov. 8, 2021

Celebrating a Victory for Telehealth Care

On July 27, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a historic state budget agreement extending telehealth to Medi-Cal patients and expanding access to health care for millions of Californians.

Aug. 4, 2021

Gender Affirming Care now available at all 35 health centers

A Q&A with Dr. Cassy Friedrich, our Gender Affirming Care Program Director

June 25, 2021

COVID CARE STORIES from our staff

Providing crucial mental health care: "My schedule is full because there is so much hurting out there."

May 26, 2021

Statement about Margaret Sanger and PPMM's mission

Let’s be clear: Margaret Sanger’s eugenicist ideas were wrong in 1916 and they’re wrong now.

April 19, 2021