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Who We Are

Planned Parenthood Northern California champions healthy communities and increases access to quality health care, information and reproductive freedom by providing medical services, education, and advocacy.

100 Years Strong

Planned Parenthood’s story began nearly 100 years ago. We are the nation’s foremost provider of sexual and reproductive health care, information and advocacy.

Starting in 1929

Our history goes back to 1929 with the inception of the Maternal Health Center on Oak Street in San Francisco.

Sex Ed for Teens in 1967

The nation’s first comprehensive sex education program for teens was launched, right here in San Francisco, in 1967.