Where To Find Services For Family Planning In Houston
In this community resource guide, you will learn about multiple family planning programs that are available in Houston. Family planning services consist of birth control, reproductive life planning and other services. Continue reading to learn more about Houston family planning programs in the area.
Family Planning In Houston – Map
Below you will find a map of many options for family planning in Houston. Locate your home on the map to learn more about family planning services near you.
Be sure to click on each blue map plot to learn more information about all the family planning clinics on this map.
Different Family Planning Clinics In Houston
You can use this guide to find family planning services in two different ways; the first is using the map above. The second way is referring to the listing of agencies below.
Each of the following agencies offers family planning at little to no cost to you. Healthy Texas Women’s Plan is accepted at all of the clinics in this guide. If you do not Healthy Texas Women’s Plan, Medicaid or any other type of insurance you can still be seen at each of these clinics because they do not turn anyone away.
The first agency we’ll start with is the City of Houston’s Health Department.
City of Houston – Family Planning Clinics In Houston
The City of Houston offers Family Planning services at 4 of its Health Centers.
You must call 832.393.5428 and make an appointment for services because each clinic operates on different days and times. We’ve provided days and times for each location in this section.
The City of Houston does not deny anyone. A lack of insurance or income will not prevent you from receiving services.
Another thing to note is teens do not need their parent’s consent to receive family planning services.
City of Houston Health Centers
Northside Health Center – 8504 Schuller Road Houston, TX 77093 – 832.393.5428
Hours: Monday – 8:30 am to 6 pm. Tuesday – Thursday – 7:30 am to 4:30pm. Second Wednesday of each month 7 am to 11 am only. Friday – 7:30 am to 12 pm. Closed Saturday and Sundays.
La Nueva Casa de Amigos Health Center – 1809 N. Main Street, Houston, TX 77009 – 832.393.5428
Hours: Mondays – 8:30 am and 1:30 pm sessions. Tuesday and Thursdays – Morning sessions begin at 7:30 am and afternoon sessions at 12:30 pm.
Sharpstown Health Center – 6201 Bonhomme (3rd Floor), Houston, TX 77036 – 832.393.5428
Hours: Wednesday – Morning sessions begin at 8 am and afternoon sessions 1 pm. Fridays – Morning sessions begin at 8 am.
Sunnyside Health Center – 4605 Wilmington Street, Houston, TX 77051 – 832.393.5428
Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays – Morning sessions only. Tuesday and Thursdays – Morning and afternoon sessions.
Planned Parenthood – Family Planning In Houston
Planned Parenthood is the nation’s largest provider of sex education. In addition to this, they also offer many medical services. Below is a list of services offered at their clinics:
- Abortion Referrals
- Birth Control
- General Health Care
- HIV Testing
- Men’s Health Care
- Morning-After Pill and Emergency Contraception
- Pregnancy Testing and Services
- STD Testing, Treatment, and Vaccines
- Women’s Health Care
Planned Parenthood Locations In Houston
Northville (West Rd) – 9919 North Freeway Service Road, Suite 107, Houston, TX 77037 – 713.494.7435
Northwest Health Center (290) – 13169 Northwest Freeway, Suite 115, Houston, TX 77040 – 713.514.1107
Stafford Health Center (59 and Kirkwood) – 12614 Southwest Freeway, Suite A, Stafford, TX 77477 – 713.494.7435
Prevention Park (near University of Houston) – 4600 Gulf Freeway Suite 100, Houston, TX 77023 – 713.522.3976
Legacy Community Health – Family Planning In Houston
Legacy is another option for family planning in Houston. They offer reproductive health and family planning classes to clients. Family planning workshops welcome both fathers and mothers. Some of the topics that are discussed include:
- Preconception Health
- Reproductive Life Planning
- Birth Control Methods
- Other Family Planning Related Issues
Legacy Community Health Locations
- Legacy Baker Ripley Clinic – 6500 Rookin Street, Suite 200 – Houston, TX 77074 – 832.548.500
- Legacy Lyons Clinic – 3811 Lyons Avenue, Houston, TX 77020 – 832.548.5000
- Legacy Montrose Clinic – 1415 California Street, Houston, TX 77006 – 832.548.5100
- Legacy Mapleridge Clinic – 6550 Mapleridge Street, Houston, TX 77081 – 832.548.5000 or 713.779.7200
- Legacy San Jacinto Clinic – 4301 Garth Road, Baytown, TX 77521 – 832.548.5000 or 281.420.8400
Harris Health System – Family Planning In Houston
Harris Health System offers its patients services like primary care as well as family planning in Houston.
In addition to family planning, you can also receive related services like Health Texas Women’s Program and Breast & Cervical Cancer Services.
Harris Health System Locations
Below you will find each Harris Health location that offers family planning services.
- Smith Clinic – 2525 Holly Hall Street, Suite A, Houston, TX 77054 – 713.566.3600
- Casa De Amigos – 1615 N. Main Street, Houston, TX 77009 – 713.222.2272
- Gulfgate – 7550 Office City Drive, Houston, TX 77012 – 713.495.3700
- MLK Swingle Clinic – 3550 Swingle Road, Houston, TX 77047 – 713.547.1000
- LBJ Hospital Outpatient Clinic – 5550 Kelly Street, Houston, TX 77026 – 713.566.4858
- NW Clinic – 1100 W 34th Street, Houston, TX 77018 – 713.861.3939
- Vallbona Clinic – 6630 DeMoss Street, Houston, TX 77074 – 713.272.2600
- Settegast Clinic – 9105 N. Wayside Drive, Houston, TX 77088 – 713.633.2020
- Strawberry Clinic – 927 E. Shaw Avenue, Pasadena, TX 77506 – 713.982.5900
- El Franco Lee Clinic – 8901 Boone Road, Houston, TX 77099 – 281.454.0500
- Aldine Health Center – 4755 Aldine Mail Route, Houston, TX 77039 – 281.985.7600
- Squatty Lyons – 1712 First Street, Suite M-20, Humble, TX 77338 – 281.446.4139
- Baytown Health Center – 1602 Garth Road, Baytown, TX 77520 – 281.837.2700
- Acres Homes Health Center – 818 Ringold Street, Houston, TX 77088 – 281.448.6391
How To Apply For Harris Health / Gold Card
In order to receive family planning services at Harris Health, you will need to go through their eligibility process.
To start this process you can call Harris Health at 713.566.6509 or refer to our article How To Apply For Harris Health/Gold Card.
Harris County Public Health Department – Family Planning In Houston
Harris County Public Health offers low-cost family planning services to the community. Those family planning services include the following:
- Male and female condoms
- Oral Contraceptive Pills
- Depo – Provera Injections
- Vaginal Hormonal Ring (NuvaRing)
- Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives – Intrauterine Device (IUD), Contraceptive Implant (Nexplanon)
- Pregnancy Testing For Non-Eligible Grant Recipients
- Spermicidal Foam And Jelly
Harris County Public Health Locations
Here are the Harris County Public Health locations in the Houston area.
- Humble Clinic – 1730 Humble Place Drive, Humble, TX 77338 – 281.446.4222
- Baytown Clinic – 1000 Lee Drive, Baytown, TX 77520 – 281.427.5195
- Pasadena Clinic – 3737 Red Bluff Road, Pasadena, TX 77503 – 713.407.5800 or 713.740.5000
- Antoine Clinic – 5815 Antoine Drive, Suite A – 713.602.3300
How To Apply For Harris County Public Health Services
To apply for HCPH you need to call the appointment line at 713.212.6800.
Teen Health Clinics – Family Planning In Houston
In this section, you will find a listing of teen clinics that offer services related to family planning in Houston.
These clinics are located at schools, hospitals, and community clinics. The priority population for these clinics is teenagers. Despite this, some clinics do see clients up to the age of 24.
Definitely call prior to your visit, but generally speaking, there is a greater chance that you will qualify for services at one of the other clinics listed on this resource.
Most teens clinics offer the following services:
- Birth Control
- STD Testing
- Pregnancy Testing
- Wellness Exams
- Health Education
Teen Health Clinic Locations
- Cullen Teen Clinic – 5737 Cullen, Suite 200, Houston, TX 77021 – 713.440.7313
- Ben Taub Teen Clinic – 1504 Taub Loop, Houston, TX 77030 – 713.873.3601
- Worthing High School Teen Clinic – 9215 Scott Street, Houston, TX 77051 – 281.394.0528
- Chavez High School Teen Clinic – 8501 Howard, Houston, TX 77017 – 713.495.6950
- Sterling High School Teen Clinic – 11625 Martin Dale Road Houston, TX 77048 – 713.955.6071
- Margaret Long Wisdom High School Teen Clinic – 6529 Beverly Hill Lane Houston, TX 77057 – 713.787.1700
- Tejano Center – 2950 Broadway Street, Houston, TX 77017 – 713.640.3730 – Open to the students at Raul Yzaguirre School for Success as well as the community (13 – 24 years old).
- Cavalcade Community Center – 3815 Cavalcade Houston, TX 77026 – 713.675.0004 – Mon – Thur 8 am to 6:30 pm
- LBJ Hospital Teen Clinic – 5656 Kelly Street, Houston, TX 77026 – 713.566.5100
- Lawn Teen Clinic – 8111 Lawn Street, Houston, TX 77088 – 281.847.9970 – Services for males and females 13 – 23 years old.
Regardless of your income or health insurance, there are clinics to help you with birth control, condoms, and protecting yourself in general.
If you have questions about family planning, contact any of the agencies above because they can help.
Nick Bryant is the author of Understanding Healthcare Is Half The Battle and a Senior Counselor with 13+ years of experience working in community health and mental health. He enjoys spending time with his family, watching WWE on Friday nights, and working toward a Google Data Analytics certification. If you have additional questions about community resources or government assistance programs, simply leave a comment below and he will follow up as soon as possible.
2 thoughts on “Where To Find Services For Family Planning In Houston”
A lifetime of pain? What a sad view of sex, life, and family.
It seems strange that you go to great lengths to list so many places and focus on erasing the main point of sex for our species: reproducing ourselves. Having fun – or “five minutes of pleasure” as you called it, is a powerful bonus.
You also ignored a rampant side effect of “consequence free sex” (aka shacking up, friends with benefits, or random hookup culture in general): massive numbers of cases of sexually transmitted diseases.
When young people visit the Supposedly Family Planning clinics you listed, they become customers in more ways than one. From cradle to grave. Have you seen the posters encouraging young people living with STDs to keep on keeping it real? Just pop your meds and is up to you if you tell or do not tell your partner for the moment that you are positive for any disease. Why not? He or she can just become another case or customer.
And when your chosen method of contraception fails, all of these clinics will either refer you or provide abortion. If you did not mean to become a parent yet, although you consented to the act that causes parenthood – why not erase the baby?
Never mind that this is a separate human being at the start of his or her development. Who does not consent to being aborted.
Where is the freedom, health, or pleasure in that?
Hey Houston Mama I completely respect your passion, abortion can be a hot button topic.
This guide wasnt created with the intent of supporting or condemning abortion…just directing people to family planning clinics in Houston. I can see both sides of the abortion argument, but I also respect peoples rights to live their life as they choose. As for the comment about a lifetime of pain thats directed at some of the hardships that come with unplanned pregnancies, not the actual child. It was poorly worded therefore it was removed.
I do appreciate your thoughts because I’m the first to tell you I don’t have all the answers!