About Us. Planned Parenthood is a trusted health care provider, an informed educator, a passionate advocate, and a global partner helping similar organizations around the world. Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of people worldwide.
Our Mission. To empower individuals to make independent, informed decisions about their sexual and reproductive lives, we provide information and health care, and promote public policies that make those services available to all. Planning is power.
With a focus on prevention, Planned Parenthood said that 80% of its patients receive services to prevent unintended pregnancy. Planned Parenthood says 3% of the services it provides are abortions. 323,999 abortions were performed in 2014, according to the organization.Aug 1, 2017
The government provides money to family planning clinics, like Planned Parenthood, so that women who do not have health insurance can get care at reduced rates, or in some cases free, depending on their family income at the time of their visit.