Information & Resources
Advocates for Youth
Advocates for Youth partners with youth leaders, adult allies, and youth-serving organizations to advocate for policies and champion programs that recognize young people’s rights to honest sexual health information; accessible, confidential, and affordable sexual health services; and the resources and opportunities necessary to create sexual health equity for all youth.
A page developed by New York City govt dedicated to providing health and sexual health information.
People who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer (LGBTQ) deserve to get the most out of their health care visits. That means working with providers who affirm who they are and incorporate their sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression into care.
The Young Women of Color Leadership Council educates and advocates on sexual and reproductive health issues.
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Who thinks about STDs when you're thinking about his parents walking in? Health and Sex info for girls from Office on Women's Health.
Playsure is an STD prevention campaign run by New York City. Check out the videos and links about when you should be tested and how you can protect yourself from STDs (STIs). Protection against HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) is not one-size-fits-all. You can enjoy your sex life and still protect yourself from HIV and other STIs. On this page are some steps to help you be HIV sure and play safe.
Cervical Cancer Risk Assessment
"This assessment will help you determine your relative risk for cervical cancer. This assessment is valid for women between the ages of 21 and 69 who have had sexual intercourse at least once and who have not had a hysterectomy with removal of the cervix."
Apoyo para Jóvenes GLBTQ. A website for Spanish-speaking GLBTQ youth.
Georgia Family Planning System
Women of W.O.R.T.H. receives most of our funding from the Georgia Family Planning System Title X Grant. This funding allows us to provide services for people of reproductive age on a sliding fee scale based on income. Georgia Family Planning System (GFPS) is a collaboration of statewide federally qualified community health centers, Grady Health System and Planned Parenthood. The mission of GFPS is to provide high quality, accessible, affordable and evidence-based family planning and reproductive health services to women, men and adolescents. GFPS are committed to serving all communities and enhancing the well-being of all families.
Bedsider.org (Bedsider) is an online birth control support network for women 18-29 operated by The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy, a private non-profit organization. Bedsider is not funded by pharmaceutical companies or the government. Bedsider is totally independent and the info on it is honest and unbiased. The goal of Bedsider is to help women find the method of birth control that’s right for them and learn how to use it consistently and effectively.
Planned Parenthood Southeast believes in the fundamental right of each individual, throughout our service area, to manage his or her fertility, regardless of the individual's income, marital status, race, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, or residence. We believe that respect and value for diversity in all aspects of our organization are essential to our well-being. We believe that reproductive self-determination must be voluntary and preserve the individual's right to privacy. We further believe that such self-determination will contribute to an enhancement of the quality of life and strong family relationships.
Cliff Valley Clinic (404-728-7900 or 800-877-6013)
Feminist Women's Health Center's Cliff Valley Clinic is a safe, supportive, and affordable place for your reproductive health care needs. We welcome all races, ethnicities, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, socio-economic status and abilities. On a typical day, four languages are spoken, and additional translators can be arranged, as needed.
Male Training Center for Family Planning Reproductive Health
The purpose of the Male Training Center (MTC) is to help improve delivery of family planning and reproductive health services for males in Title X-supported health and social service settings. The MTC seeks guidance and input into project activities from its advisory committee members, consisting of individuals representing international, national, and regional organizations with shared interest in quality family planning and reproductive health services for males.
Lose the Drama
This site is a sponsored by Hospitality House for Women, Inc. as part of their prevention services to the residents of Rome and Floyd County, and to anyone, anywhere, who may need information about dating abuse and violence, bullying, or harassment. Remember, love shouldn’t hurt, and it is your right to pursue a drama free relationship!
HealthCare.gov is a health insurance exchange website that facilitates the sale of private health insurance plans to residents of the United States and offers subsidies to those who earn less than four times the federal poverty line. The website also assists those persons who are eligible to sign up for Medicaid, and has a separate marketplace for small businesses.
SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective was formed in 1997 by 16 organizations of women of color from four mini-communities (Native American, African American, Latina, and Asian American) who recognized that we have the right and responsibility to represent ourselves and our communities, and the equally compelling need to advance the perspectives and needs of women of color.
SPARK’s mission is to build new leadership, change culture, and advance knowledge in Georgia and the South to ensure individuals and communities have resources and power to make sustainable and liberatory decisions about our bodies, gender, sexualities, and lives.
SPARK envisions a world where economic, social and cultural equity, restorative justice, body autonomy, and comprehensive reproductive and sexual freedom exists; where all people are empowered, valued, and able to make liberatory decisions about their communities, families, and lives.
The ARCH Foundation
The ARCH Foundation is a not-for-profit foundation established to assist low income patients who do not have insurance coverage for the Mirena intrauterine contraceptive system. For patients such as these who meet specific eligibility criteria, the ARCH Foundation may be able to provide Mirena free of charge. Patients and providers must complete a one page application form prior to purchase to be considered for assistance. Assistance may also be available for qualified patients who require removal of Mirena.
Sexual Assault Center
The mission of the Sexual Assault Center of Northwest Georgia is to facilitate healing for victims of sexual assault and their families through on-going crisis intervention services, to promote community awareness of the Center's services, to educate our students and community about the nature of sexual assault, and to foster strong partnerships with all agencies involved in dealing with sexual assault. SACNWGA wants to support you as you heal. SACNWGA offers confidential and free services to sexual assault survivors and their loved ones.
Hospitality House for Women, Inc.
Hospitality House services are intended to empower victims and their families to better equip themselves to break the cycle of domestic violence. These services are provided free of charge to both residential and outreach clients. Hospitality House receives funding from state and federal grants as well as from generous donations from the community. Hospitality House is a non-profit organization.
24/7 Local Crisis Hotline: (706) 235-4673 or (706) 235-HOPE
24/7 National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 or 1-800-799-SAFE
Faith and Deeds Healthcare
The Faith and Deeds Healthcare clinic of Rome is a faith based, community supported non-profit organization whose mission is to serve the Northwest Georgia counties of Floyd, Polk and Chattooga by providing quality healthcare services to uninsured residents who have no access to basic healthcare. Begun in 2003 as an outgrowth of Community Kitchen volunteers at Rome First United Methodist Church, the Clinic offers specialty clinics/services for pulmonary care, diabetes management, dental extractions, and is the site for regular eye clinics through the Lighthouse Foundation.
AIDS Resource Council of Rome
The AIDS Resource Council's mission is to educate the community about HIV/AIDS, provide free testing, and serve those infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. With 32,000 Georgia residents living with AIDS — eighth highest in the United States — and Georgia ranking fifth in new cases of HIV infection, the AIDS Resource Council is a first line of defense working to stem this epidemic in