DHEC’s statewide Family Planning program provides confidential reproductive health care services, counseling and education to teens by caring professionals. Some of the many services Family Planning provides are:
Birth control methods available on site
Up to a year's supply of birth control
Emergency contraception available on site
Instruction in abstinence
Schedule an appointment today at your local Family Planning Clinic. To find a clinic near you, please visit Family Planning Clinic Locator or call 800-868-0404.
Some counties even have special teen-only clinics called The Point.
What is "The Point?"
The Point teen centers are confidential, safe and friendly places for teens – females and males – to get the help they need.
At The Point, you can get a range of services, including:
All types of contraception
Sexually transmitted infections testing
How much do services cost?
All services are free or low cost.
How can I find a center near me?
If you live in one of the counties below, here’s how to contact a teen-only center.
Section 1008 of the Federal Title X regulations strictly prohibits the use of any appropriated funds in any program where abortion is provided as a method of birth control. No abortion services or activities are provided or paid for by DHEC.