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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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Pop-Up Clinic Case Study

November 1, 2023

KBFPC was recently invited by the National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association (NFPRHA) to participate in a case study on Pop-Up Clinics. Our agency’s hard-won experience building a flexible and hybrid sexual & reproductive healthcare program in diverse areas of Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula offered unique insights on alternative models of care, and contributed to…

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Honoring Black History Month

February 3, 2023

Happy Black History/Black Futures Month! KBFPC will be honoring the history and power of diverse Black communities all month, with recommendations for impactful media of all kinds from Black perspectives on sexual & reproductive health. Bookmark Fridays in February for powerful stories to learn from all weekend! While acknowledging the history of harm and oppression…

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January 2023 Newsletter

January 30, 2023

FROM KBFPC’S JANUARY 2023 COMMUNITY NEWSLETTER Friends, January has been full of new starts, colds and coughs, and just enough snow. This very full newsletter is sneaking into your inbox before the last day of the month because the new year has been busy here at KBFPC with the next stage of our Remote Services…

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The US Supreme Court reverses Roe v. Wade

June 24, 2022

From KBFPC CEO Claudia Haines: Dear Friends, Today, my daughter has fewer rights, not more, than I did at her age. She now has less control over her body and her future than her brother. That is hard to write. Have you heard? The Supreme Court in a 6-3 decision, overturned Roe v. Wade which provided Federal…

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Title X ‘Gag Rule’ Lifted

October 4, 2021

Refocus on Accessibility, Equity & Client-Centered Care Newsletter from the CEO… Dear Friends of KBFPC, As you know, our organization is currently the only Title X funded organization in Alaska. This federal funding supports clinics like ours that provide all people access to reproductive healthcare regardless of ability to pay. In 2019, the US Department…

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