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National Nurses Week: Celebrating Heroes of Health Care

This week, Planned Parenthood health centers show their appreciation towards the compassionate and skilled nurses who work every day to keep the women, men, and young people in their communities healthy, and to ensure they have access to the full range of reproductive health care options, including cancer screenings, birth control, testing and treatment for STDs, and accurate sexual health information.

Choose Your Future: Goal-Setting for the Life You Want

May is National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month and it's here with plenty of tools for teens and parent resources. Whether you're waiting until you're older to have a family, you already have a child, or you're unsure if you want to be a parent, you deserve the accurate resources and information to help you make the best decisions for you.

Promesa Lawsuit Fights for Reproductive and Sexual Health Care Rights of Foster Youth

The National Center for Youth Law (NCYL) filed a lawsuit in late February charging that Promesa Behavioral Health is harming foster youth placed in its care. The suit was filed on behalf of current and former residents of Promesa group homes claiming that Promesa has violated their constitutional right to privacy.

AB 1671 Assembly Public Safety Committee votes to protect privacy: Bill carefully weighs freedom of speech & right to privacy

The Assembly Public Safety Committee voted to protect the personal privacy rights of Californians by passing AB 1671 on a 5-1 vote. Authored by Assemblymember Jimmy Gomez (D-Los Angeles), AB 1671 closes a loophole in current law to prohibit the intentional disclosure and distribution of confidential communications that are obtained without a person's consent.

Everyone should feel empowered to get tested for STIs – during GYT Month and all year long!

Getting tested regularly for STIs (sexually transmitted infections) — regardless of your sexual orientation or gender identity — is part of basic preventive health care. During STD Awareness Month this April, Planned Parenthood health centers in California encourage everyone who's sexually active to get tested.

Planned Parenthood Mar Monte's Kentucky Derby Day 2016

Planned Parenthood Mar Monte's annual Derby Day celebration takes place this year on May 7th. All funds raised Derby Day support the men, women and families of Nevada who depend on Planned Parenthood Mar Monte's services.

We've still got a long way to address health disparities, which is why Minority Health Month matters so much.

Taking care of your health should be a year-round effort, but this month, as we mark National Minority Health Month, we hope you'll use this opportunity to take care of yourself, your health, and your community. While we've made some progress in moving toward better health outcomes for people of color, we've still got a long way to go. We must continue working with our communities to transform our world from one divided by disparities to a world united by health equity.

You're Invited to The Launch Party: A Night for Your Rights!

You're invited to Planned Parenthood Advocates Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley's The Launch Party: A Night for Your Rights to be held on Thursday, May 19th at 6:00 pm. RSVP now.

It's 2016. We will not wait for equal pay.

April 12, 2016 marks the 53rd anniversary of the Equal Pay Act being signed into law, but the gender pay gap has yet to be closed.

Join the 25th Anniversary Celebration

This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the Community Action Fund (CAF) of Planned Parenthood of Orange and San Bernardino Counties. To celebrate, we will be hosting a luncheon on Friday, May 6 at the Hilton Costa Mesa.

Tom Steyer Visits Planned Parenthood Los Angeles Headquarters

Environmentalist and progressive philanthropist Tom Steyer, founder of NextGen Climate, visits Planned Parenthood Los Angeles headquarters to learn more about their health and education services and discuss potential collaborations.

Over 25,000 Signatures Gathered Urging Aggressive Enforcement of the Reproductive FACT Act

On March 15, local Planned Parenthood Northern California activists delivered petitions signed by more than 25,000 supporters of Planned Parenthood, NARAL Pro-Choice California, UltraViolet and Courage Campaign urging the Eureka City Attorney and Humboldt County Counsel to aggressively enforce the Reproductive FACT Act.

Planned Parenthood Los Angeles' 37th Annual Food Fare Was a Delicious Success

On March 3, 2016, Planned Parenthood Los Angeles (PPLA) celebrated its 50th birthday with a successful 37th annual Food Fare benefit, raising the most money it has ever raised thanks to an amazing group of donors, staff and volunteers.

Planned Parenthood Advocates Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley Reaches Out to Alaskan Voters

On March 10th, 2016, Planned Parenthood Advocates Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley reach out to Alaskan voters to urge their legislators to oppose harmful bills that would prohibit Planned Parenthood health centers from providing sex education in schools.

Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest Celebrates Inaugural Pink Out for Planned Parenthood Event

Guests mixed and mingled at Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest's (PPPSW) inaugural Pink Out for Planned Parenthood (POPP!) event, held February 18 at Green Acre – Campus Pointe. Chaired by Katelyn Hailey, this event brought together the movers and shakers of San Diego in a fun and stylish atmosphere.
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