Birth control is a safe and easy way to prevent pregnancy. Some types of birth control can also help treat certain health problems or provide other health benefits — like making periods lighter and less painful. Almost everybody uses birth control at some point in their life. Birth control isn’t one-size-fits-all. There are lots of different birth control methods that work in different ways. That’s where we come in. Get Care A staff member at your local Planned Parenthood health center can provide up-to-date, medically accurate information about all of your birth control options, and help you get the method that’s best for you. We offer services in: Birth Control Implant Birth Control Patch Birth Control Pill Birth Control Shot Birth Control Vaginal Ring Cervical Cap Diaphragm Condoms Fertility Awareness Method (FAMs) IUD (hormonal, copper) Spermicide & Gel Sterilization (Tubal Ligation, Vasectomy) Other Birth Control Services