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Category: Physical/Sexual Health
MD AIDS Hotline
Confidential and free HIV testing and counseling is available at various health departments across Maryland – this hotline offers information and referrals.
- Call: 1-800-638-6252
American Sexual Health Association (ASHA)
ASHA’s website and hotline provide information, materials and referrals to anyone concerned about sexually transmitted infections.
- Call: 1-919-361-8488
National Abortion Federation
The National Abortion Federation (NAF) is the professional association of abortion providers, which includes individuals, private and non-profit clinics, Planned Parenthood affiliates, women’s health centers, physicians’ offices, and hospitals. Their website contains a directory of these providers, as well as other necessary information about the abortion process.
- For information about abortion and other resources, including financial assistance, call: 1-800-772-9100
- For referrals to quality abortion providers, call: 877-257-0012
Cheverly Health Center
The Cheverly Health Center offers pregnancy testing, HIV testing, birth control, emergency contraceptives, and reproductive examinations to men and women 12 and up.
Prince George’s County Health Department
3003 Hospital Drive, Suite 2022
Cheverly, Maryland 20785
- For family planning services, call: 301-583-3340
- For the HIV/AIDS program, call: 301-583-3150
American Pregnancy Association
APA has several resources on planned and unplanned pregnancy, fertility, and reproductive health. Their helpline can provide information and referrals to women and men with questions about pregnancy.
- Call: 800-672-2296
Planned Parenthood, Inc.
Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of people worldwide. A wide variety of information on abortion, pregnancy, sexuality, body image, birth control, STDs, and more is available for teens, parents, volunteers, and educators.
- For information and referral, call: 1-800-230-7526
- For Planned Parenthood of Maryland, call: 877-994-6432 (information for other states can be found on the website)
The closest Planned Parenthood to College Park is in DC:
1225 4th St. NE
Washington, DC 20002
- Call: 202-347-8512
LifeCall is a pro-life website which counsels pregnant women through the phone. Unlike many pro-life groups who offer only spiritual advice to mothers contemplating abortion, Life Call offers spiritual help and also shelter for up to one year after the baby is born. No fees or charges are asked for their services.
- Text: SHELTER to 313131
- Call: 1-800-662-2678
American Association of Retired Persons
AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that empowers people to choose how they live as they age. Becoming a member gives access to discounts and services, but there are plenty of free resources available as well.