THE FAMILY PLANNING CENTER OF OCEAN COUNTY IS NOW LIVWELL HEALTHCARE
Free to All. A thin covering worn on the penis during sex. Condoms are the only method of birth control that prevents sexually transmitted infections.
Simple and Easy to Use. You must take one everyday.
An intrauterine device (IUD) is a little, t-shaped piece of plastic inserted into the uterus to provide birth control.
A patch that can be placed anywhere on your body
except for your breasts,
once a week for three weeks.
The fourth week no patch & it will be time to get your period.
Injection given by a nurse or doctor every three months.
Small rubber cup that fits over the cervix, it must be used with a contraceptive cream or jelly that kill sperms each time you have intercourse. You will need to be fitted by your healthcare provider.
A tiny rod put under the skin in your arm by a nurse or a doctor. This implant will last
about 3 years.
The vaginal ring is inserted into the vagina to provide birth control. It only needs to be inserted once a month staying in place for three weeks. The fourth week no ring and it will be time to get your period. (Nuvaring)
If you did not use contraception or your method failed, we offer emergency contraception. Emergency contraception is 75% effective in preventing a pregnancy if used within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse. Call for an appointment.