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Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington, DC (PPMW) was founded on the visionary idea that access to sexual and reproductive health care could transform people’s lives. For over 80 years, PPMW has provided high quality, supportive reproductive medical care for families in the DC metro area. 

PPMW’s mission is to provide high quality, affordable reproductive health care; promote education programs that empower all individuals to make informed & responsible reproductive choices; & to protect the right to make those choices. PPMW is the oldest & largest provider of family planning services in metropolitan Washington, serving DC, Maryland & Northern Virginia.



Our health centers serve patients in Washington, D.C., Prince George's County, MD, and Montgomery County, MD.

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Our programs equip teens and adults with the tools they need to make healthy reproductive decisions.

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Our Action Fund fights day in & day out to protect the right to make our own reproductive healthcare decisions. 

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