The Family Planning Only Program (formerly referred to as Take Charge) offers free and confidential birth control/family planning services for women, men and teens in Washington State. The program covers one annual exam for women, free pregnancy testing and free birth control (including tubal ligation for women and vasectomy for men) for 1 full year.
Where to go to apply:
Jefferson County Public Health, 615 Sheridan St, Port Townsend
Eligibility for Family Planning Only Program (formerly referred to as Take Charge) is based on income and citizenship/legal residency status. Effective January 1, 2018, to be eligible for the program an applicant must:
Have applied for Washington Apple Health and been denied
Be a U.S. citizen or permanent/legal resident for at least 5 years
Household income must be at or below 250% of the federal poverty level
Under age 19 and want family planning services kept confidential
You can apply for Family Planning Only Program (formerly referred to as Take Charge) at Jefferson County Public Health.
2018 Take Charge Federal Income Guidelines
FOR THE 48 CONTIGUOUS STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $4,320 for each additional person.