Title X

RHNTC Grantee Spotlight

Hypertension Spotlight

October 12, 2022

This month, KBFPC was featured in a spotlight article from the Title X Reproductive Health National Training Center (RHNTC) focused on our work to better integrate hypertension/high blood pressure screening and support into our client services: Almost half of all U.S. adults have hypertension, which is one of the leading—and most preventable—contributors to maternal death…

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KBFPC Homer Pride outreach

July Newsletter

July 13, 2022

FROM KBFPC’S July 2022 COMMUNITY NEWSLETTER From Our CEO Dear Friends, July is a great time to be out and about, isn’t it? We’ve enjoyed seeing you at events like Soldotna and Homer’s Pride/Juneteenth celebrations, Concert on the Lawn, the Bans Off Our Bodies rally, and the Homer Farmer’s Market where you’ve shared what you want in a…

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flyer for KBFPC's mobile mammogram event

Mobile Mammograms at KBFPC

June 13, 2022

Coming to Homer July 16! The Breast Cancer Detection Center of Alaska’s mobile mammogram truck will be at KBFPC on Saturday 7/16. Easy preventative imaging on your schedule! 1) Get a referral from KBFPC or your medical provider 2) Call BCDC for an appointment 907-479-3909 3) Arrive at KBFPC on July 16 at your scheduled…

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We're Hiring!

[position filled] We’re Hiring! Client Services Coordinator

May 24, 2022

KBFPC is currently seeking applicants to join our dynamic and dedicated team in a unique Clinic role. Are you passionate about client-centered reproductive health care? Do you want to make a difference in our community by providing high-quality sexual health & wellness services and education? Do KBFPC’s core values speak to you? EMPOWERING (respectful) ACCESSIBLE &…

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The reproductive health of every Alaskan is a central element of our state’s collective wellness.

Reproductive health care deserves full funding

May 2, 2022

A letter from KBFPC CEO Claudia Haines to the Anchorage Daily News 4/29/22   Reproductive health care deserves full funding The reproductive health of every Alaskan is a central element of our state’s collective wellness. Whether you live here on the Southern Kenai Peninsula or in one of our state’s other diverse regions, timely local…

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hypertension "did you know?" graphic

Hypertension and Title X

February 18, 2022

KBFPC clinic staff have joined a new national Title X hypertension prevention work group to bring evidence-based hypertension prevention, diagnosis, and control to our work with clients in the clinic. Look for more reproductive and sexual health services coming this year! According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, hypertension (blood pressure greater than…

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Senator Murkowski

January 31, 2022

The first month of the new year was punctuated by a visit from Senator Lisa Murkowski and some of her staff, including Jane Conway a previous KBFPC board member. A strong supporter of Title X, Murkowski toured the clinic and REC Room to learn about our work providing reproductive and sexual healthcare and education for adults…

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photo of pink flag outside KBFPC in October

November Newsletter

November 8, 2021

From KBFPC’s November 2021 Community Newsletter Introduction from our new CEO Claudia Haines More news on the exciting Title X update Meet Carolyn Norton, our new Youth Program Manager Youth Speak Up – REC Room teens and staff speak at the KPBSD school board meeting about LGBTQ+ experiences Pink Flag Campaign – our gratitude to…

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graphic of the U.S. White House with "restoring and strengthening Title X"

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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