Family planning services

Family planning services

Postabortion family planning benefits clients and providers

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English
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Frontiers in Reproductive Medicine Program Brief
Publication Date: 
2005
Publication Place: 
Washington, DC

Argues that provision of family planning methods is a central feature of post-abortion and post-miscarriage care and can result in benefits for clients, providers, and programs.

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ISSN 15466612
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Includes bibliographical references.

Islam and family planning

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English
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Author: 
Farzaneh Roudi-Fahimi
Publisher: 
Population Reference Bureau
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Washington, D.C.

Provides an overview of the family planning and modern contraception policies of Muslim countries. Reviews Islamic jurisprudence and justifications for sanctioning family planning and concludes that Islam should not be considered a barrier toward the increased use of contraception in Islamic communities.

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Resources for emergency contraceptive pill planning: a toolkit

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English
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Online
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Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH)
Publisher: 
Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH)
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Seattle, WA

Presents information to help integrate emergency contraceptive pills (ECPs) into family planning and reproductive health programs in developing countries.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Network: improving service quality

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English
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Family Health International
Publisher: 
Family Health International
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Research Triangle Park, NC

Gives ways to improve the quality of family planning services include better staff training and client counseling, as well as offering clients a range of methods from which to choose. Also reviews how different methods affect menstrual bleeding, an important consideration when selecting a method.

Planned Parenthood Federation of America

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Advocacy
Clinical or health care services
Primary Telephone: 
(212) 541-7800
Email Address: 
communications@ppfa.org
Fax Number: 
(212) 245-1845
Street Address: 
434 West 33rd Street
City: 
New York
Province: 
New York
Postal/ZIP Code: 
10001

Responding to Cairo: case studies of changing practice in reproductive health and family planning

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English
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Paper
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Nicole Haberland (ed.)
Diana Measham (ed.)
Publisher: 
Population Council
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Presents 22 case studies that examine past and present practice in reproductive health and family planning programs, in a variety of setting, highlighting changes and work yet to be done.

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ISBN 0878341064
WGYN.R47 2002
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Includes bibliographical references. --- Review, Network Spring/Fall 2003: The recommendations of the International Conference on Population and Development, held in Cairo in September 1994, represent a radical change in the way population and reproductive health problems are conceptualized. Since then, however, the challenge has been to translate these recommendations into effective reproductive health services that satisfy the needs of women and men. This book presents 22 case studies that examine past and present practice in reproductive health and family planning programs, in a variety of setting, highlighting changes and work yet to be done.

Rethinking differences and rights in sexual and reproductive health: a training manual for health care providers

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English
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Online
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Family Health International
Publication Place: 
Research Triangle Park, NC

Promotes an approach to sexual and reproductive health care that recognizes different needs and perspectives within a context of respect for the rights and dignity of men and women. Provides health professionals with a framework for examining the quality of care, including the quality of human relations, technical quality, and quality of administration and management of health services.

Women's voices, women's lives: the impact of family planning: a synthesis of findings from the Women's Studies Project, Family H

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English
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Author: 
Barbara Barnett
Jane Stein
Publisher: 
Family Health International
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Research Triangle Park, NC

Examines the impact of family planning on women's lives through the process of surveys, focus groups and in-depth interviews in ten different countries.

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ISBN 0939704447
WOMR.B37 1998

Contraceptive choice: worldwide access to family planning: 1997 report on progress towards world population stabilization

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English
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Paper
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Population Action International
Publisher: 
Population Action International (PAI)
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Washington, DC

Analyzes the accessibility and affordability of birth control methods, based on two data sets - one for developing countries, the other for developed countries. Also contains wall-chart.

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ISSN 01199761

Sexual Health Program - Oshawa Centre

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All women
Youth
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Community education/development
Counselling
Support group/peer support
Clinical or health care services
Counseling
Primary Telephone: 
905-433-8901
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
905-433-8010
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-800-314-8533
Street Address: 
180 - 419 King St W
City: 
Oshawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
L1J 2K5
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