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Planned Parenthood Turns 80!

Founded in 1939, Planned Parenthood South Texas is the leading provider of reproductive health care in South Texas. We are proud to be celebrating our 80th Anniversary in 2019. 

Check in monthly for updated information on our history. 


The women who started it all

Celebrating San Antonio’s first birth control clinic. Explore our beginnings...

 Contraceptive history

Pills, implants, shots — birth control has come a long way from animal-poop suppositories and opium cervical caps.

Fighting cervical cancer, then and now

In the early 1900s, cervical cancer was the No. 1 cause of cancer deaths among women in the United States.