Frequently Asked Questions

WILL MY VISIT BE CONFIDENTIAL?

All of our services are confidential and private. Just like any medical office, when you arrive you will be given a copy of our notice of privacy practices as outlined by federal law. We will hold in strict confidence all information provided, except as is required by law.

DO I HAVE TO HAVE AN APPOINTMENT?

We do accept walk-ins for pregnancy tests, however, it is always best to have an appointment. As a walk-in, your wait time may be longer, or on particularly busy days, you may be asked to schedule an appointment to return on a different day. Appointments are required for ultrasound services or our educational programs.  Please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled appointment time.

DO I HAVE TO BE 18 YEARS OLD OR OLDER TO HAVE A PREGNANCY TEST?

No. There is no age requirement to receive services at A Woman’s Choice.

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING TO MY APPOINTMENT?

We ask that you bring a photo ID with you to your appointment to help protect your confidentiality.

WHAT IS THE COST FOR SERVICES?

All of our services are completely FREE to our clients.

CAN I BRING A FRIEND?

Yes, you are welcome to bring a friend, boyfriend, parent, or relative for support. There are services available for men at our center.

CAN I BRING CHILDREN WITH ME TO MY APPOINTMENT?

It is best if you are able to attend your appointment without any distractions. However, if you are unable to make arrangements for your children during your appointment, we don’t want you to miss the opportunity to serve you.

CAN I GET BIRTH CONTROL OR EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTION?

A Woman’s Choice does not give out contraceptives. However, we do have valuable information about how they function and their effectiveness.

WHY SHOULD I COME TO A WOMAN’S CHOICE INSTEAD OF PLANNED PARENTHOOD?

A Woman’s Choice can confirm whether or not you are truly pregnant, how far along you are, and if your pregnancy is viable with a free ultrasound. Free STD testing and treatment is also provided to protect your future reproductive health. We are committed to care for you as whole person, with compassionate care and support. We do not perform or refer for abortions, but it is our goal is to empower you to make an informed choice about your unplanned pregnancy.

WHAT IF I NEED TO RESCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT?

If circumstances come up that require you to reschedule your appointment, we ask that you please call in advance to let us know and to make a new appointment.

IS A WOMAN’S CHOICE A FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATION?

Yes, we are a faith-based organization. However, we serve all women coming from all different faith backgrounds. You will receive the same compassionate care regardless of your faith.