News & Events

Mobile Mammograms May 17

April 17, 2024

Join KBFPC and the Providence Mobile Mammogram truck at the Kachemak Community Center in May! Friday May 17, 9:00am-4:00pm Kachemak Community Center 59906 Bear Creek Drive, Homer Concerned about cost? Thanks to generous local donors, KBFPC’s sliding fee scale discount program, and Providence Financial Assistance options, this service is provided regardless of ability to pay!…

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IUD Placement: What to Know

April 12, 2024

The experience of getting an IUD is different for every body, and is sometimes different from one time to the next. What is it? An IUD (intrauterine device) is a very popular, long-acting, and reversible method of contraception with a small “T” of plastic placed in the uterus to prevent pregnancy for up to 3-12…

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Community Health Alert: Syphilis

March 15, 2024

Syphilis is on the rise in Alaska and poses a very serious health danger. Syphilis is a common sexually transmitted infection (STI, or STD) that can cause harmful complications or death if left untreated. You can have syphilis and not know it Anyone can pass it on, even to your unborn baby It is preventable,…

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Comprehensive Sex Ed: Out of School!

March 8, 2024

KBFPC’s Education Team is thrilled to offer foundational, age-appropriate sexual & reproductive health knowledge outside of the school day. This FREE, five-day workshop series uses KBFPC’s peer-to-peer education model and is available to all middle and high-school aged students, homeschool or in-school. Participants will be provided with food and drink each session, and will receive…

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RENT Movie Screening 3/21 for NNHAAD

March 6, 2024

In honor of National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, KBFPC and our co-hosts Ninilchik Community Clinic and Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium’s I Know Mine are hosting a FREE screening of the musical movie RENT: Thursday, March 21 Doors 5:30pm, Educational Talk 6:00pm, Film 6:30pm Homer Movie Theatre This iconic musical, set in New York City’s…

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New Opill OTC Birth Control

March 4, 2024

Over-the-Counter Birth Control Pills Available Soon Opill* is the first daily birth control pill that has been approved by the FDA for over-the-counter access, and will soon be available in the U.S. – meaning you don’t need a medical appointment or prescription to get it! You should be able to buy it right off the…

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Acoustic Evening with Clinton Fearon, May 28

March 1, 2024

Tickets Clinton Fearon, renowned Jamaica-born and Seattle-based reggae pioneer, is returning to Homer for an acoustic show and proceeds benefit access to reproductive & sexual healthcare at KBFPC!   Tuesday May 28, 8-10pm Alice’s Champagne Palace, Homer Whether you were lucky enough to be in the audience of one of Clinton’s many sold out Homer shows in the…

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February 2024

February 23, 2024

FROM KBFPC’S February 2024 COMMUNITY NEWSLETTER Friends, In this newsletter, you will find news about events for adults and teens running tonight through next weekend that are educational, celebratory, enlightening, and highlight reproductive and sexual health. You’ll also find information about bills under consideration during Alaska’s 33rd session that may impact reproductive and sexual health…

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Syphilis & Congenital Syphilis in Alaska

February 19, 2024

Opinion: Alaska’s syphilis spike should concern us all KBFPC is partnering with State agencies along with other social service and health organizations to find solutions to Alaska’s syphilis epidemic. The roots of the problem are grounded in health inequity in general and the need for widespread access to reproductive health and sexual health education. Here…

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Between the Sheets Trivia Night March 1

February 12, 2024

Want to test your knowledge of human sexuality and win prizes? Join KBFPC for BETWEEN THE SHEETS trivia night Friday March 1, 7:00-9:00pm Alice’s Champagne Palace 195 E Pioneer Ave, Homer Gather your friends for an epic trivia event filled with fun and inclusive sex & culture questions* and cheeky laughs!  Hosted by Irene Saxton,…

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