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Family Planning

Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County

Physical Addresses:

Milton Location
5527 Stewart St.
Milton, FL, 32570
850-983-5200

Monday–Friday
8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Midway Location
5840 Gulf Breeze Parkway
Gulf Breeze, FL, 32563
850-934-4074

Tuesday & Thursday
8 a.m.–3 p.m.

Closed
11:45 a.m.–12:45 p.m.


Planning for the Future 

Family planning clinic provides education, counseling, medical services, referrals and follow -up visits that will help people plan their family size. The Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County (DOH-Santa Rosa) offers family planning to both males and females. A variety of birth control methods are available to childbearing age, including teens. We accept insurances, Medicaid and patients who are uninsured or underinsured.

The cost for birth control will depend on your ability to pay. This service is provided on a sliding fee scale determined by income and is strictly confidential.

Birth control methods and method counseling include:

  • Natural family planning
  • Abstinence
  • External and internal condoms
  • Vaginal rings
  • Birth control pills
  • Patch
  • Intra-uterine devices (IUD)
  • Implantable rods (Nexplanon)
  • Depo Provera injection

 

Images showing some of the forms of birth control listed above.

Emergency contraception is available along with referrals for tubal ligations and vasectomies by request. Make an appointment today to discuss your options with our medical staff. Together, you can choose a birth control method that will work best for you!

Family Planning Medicaid Waiver 

The Medicaid Waiver for Family Planning is a special Medicaid waiver that extends for up to two years Medicaid coverage for women age 14-55 who have lost their full Medicaid coverage. Medicaid for Family Planning is limited to annual physical exams and pap tests, birth control including outpatient tubal ligations, and pregnancy tests. It will pay for STD and colposcopy services if performed within six weeks of the physical exam.

Women who have had a recent pregnancy will be automatically enrolled in the program for their first year of coverage. Other women wanting to apply should complete the application and mail it to:

FDOH-Santa Rosa
P.O. Box 929
Milton, FL 32572

It can also be dropped off at the Milton location. Proof of identity and proof of income must be submitted with the application.

The waiver is available for download from Florida Department of Health Family Planning Program.

Information About Birth Control 

For information concerning the various types of birth control, please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Contraception page.