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Sexual Health

Wellness Resources On Campus Logo 
On Campus

 

 

 

Center for Women, Gender & Sexuality
www.umassd.edu/cwgs
508.910.6567

  • Free condoms 
  • Consultation and referral
  • Sexual health information

 Health Services
www.umassd.edu/studentaffairs/health  
508.999.8982

  • Free condoms
  • Pelvic/GYN exams
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) testing
  • Birth control
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Sexual health information

LiveWell: Office of Health Education, Promotion, and Wellness

www.umassd.edu/livewell  
508.910.6965

  • Consultation and referral (Appointment required. Click here or call to request an appointment.)
  • HIV Testing
  • Sexual health information
  • Want to request a Sex Jeopardy or Ultimate Sex Jeopardy program for your class, residents, student group or organization? Send us an email.

 

Wellness Resources Off Campus Logo

Off Campus

 

 

New Bedford Family Planning

www.hcsm.org/drhs/newbedfordfamilyplanning.htm

508.984.5333

651 Orchard Street, Suite 11

New Bedford, MA 02744

  • Pelvic/GYN exams
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) testing, treatment
  • Rapid HIV testing (free!)
  • Birth control
  • Pregnancy testing & options counseling
  • Emergency contraception (Plan B)

Citizens for Citizens Family Planning
www.cfcinc.org/fp

337 Hanover Street
Fall River, MA 02720

508.673.2400
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1 Taunton Green

Taunton, MA 02780
508.823.6924

  • Pelvic/GYN exams
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) testing, treatment
  • Rapid HIV testing (free!)
  • Birth control
  • Pregnancy testing & options counseling
  • Emergency contraception (Plan B)



SSTAR STD Clinic
www.sstar.org

400 Stanley Street
Fall River, MA 02720
508.675.1054

  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) testing, treatment
  • Referral for primary medical care

For a complete list of Massachusetts Family Planning agencies, click here.

Emergency contraception/Plan B (sometimes referred to as the "Morning After Pill") 
is now available without a prescription at most drug stores for people 18 and older.

Visit the following sites for more information:
www.massecnetwork.org
www.not-2-late.org


Four Women

www.fourwomen.com

150 Emory Street
Attleboro, MA 02703
508.222.7555

  • Pelvic/GYN exams
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) testing, treatment
  • Free, anonymous HIV testing
  • Birth control
  • Pregnancy testing & options counseling
  • Emergency contraception (Plan B)
  • Abortion services

For help locating an abortion provider:
www.abortionclinic.org

or
www.abortion.com


New Bedford Child and Family Services

www.child-familyservices.org

1061 Pleasant Street

New Bedford, MA 02740 (Main office)
Local offices: New Bedford, Fall River, Cape Cod
Adoption services

 

Wellness Resources Online Logo
 Online

 

 

Go Ask Alice!

www.goaskalice.com

Go Ask Alice! is a popular health website produced by Columbia University. The site provides factual, in-depth, and non-judgmental health information in Question & Answer (Q&A) format. Questions and answers are organized into several categories--Alcohol & Other Drugs, Fitness & Nutrition, Emotional Health, General Health, Sexuality, Sexual Health, and Relationships. The entire site is searchable or you can browse information by category.

MTV: It's Your (Sex) Life
www.mtv.com/thinkmtv/features/sexual_health/iysl_guide/index1.jhtml

Planned Parenthood Federation of America
www.plannedparenthood.org

Planned Parenthood is the world's largest voluntary family planning organization. Their website offers information on all aspects of sexual and reproductive health. An online feature also allows you to locate a local Planned Parenthood affiliate (health center) by zip code.

American Social Health Association
www.ashastd.org/

The American Social Health Association's website offers information on the symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).


 

MyStudentBody
www.mystudentbody.com

(First-time users must register. Completely confidential. Our school code is umassd.)

GLBT Resources 

Lesbian Health

 

The Lesbian Health Research Center
(University of California San Francisco)
www.lesbianhealthinfo.org

Mautner Project, the National Lesbian Health Organization
www.mautnerproject.org

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
www.womenshealth.gov/faq/lesbian-health.cfm

Gay Men's Health

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)-Gay & Bisexual Men's Health
www.cdc.gov/msmhealth/

Gay City
Primarily a resource for Seattle, WA. However, good health resource information for any man who has sex with other men (MSM).
www.gaycity.org

Bisexual Health

Bi Health Program
(Fenway Health)
 www.fenwayhealth.org/site/PageServer?pagename=FCHC_srv_services_bi

Transgender Health

Center of Excellence for Transgender Health
(University of California San Francisco)
transhealth.ucsf.edu

Gender.org (Gender Education and Advocacy)

www.gender.org

Gender Education and Advocacy is a national organization that focuses on the needs, issues, and concerns of gender variant people. Their web site offers a variety of information for transgendered and transsexual people, including health information.

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