northwest health district alert:

Northwest Georgia health departments in Bartow, Catoosa, Chattooga, Dade, Floyd, Gordon, Haralson, Paulding, Polk, and Walker counties will be closed Monday, January 17, for Martin Luther King Day and will reopen Tuesday, January 18. Read More

Family Planning

familyplanningOur Family Planning Program provides birth control information, exams, and birth control methods.


The following goals have been developed to accomplish the mission of the Family Planning Program:

  • To reduce unintended pregnancies in order to avoid the poor outcomes (health, social, and economic) related to unintended pregnancies.
  • To improve birth outcomes through pre-conceptual health promotion.
  • To promote the health of mothers by providing basic reproductive health care to women in need.

Call your local health department today to see how we can help!