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WELCOME TO FAMILY PLANNING NSW

Family Planning NSW is the state’s leading provider of reproductive and sexual health services. We are experts on contraception, pregnancy options, STIs, sexuality and sexual function, menstruation, menopause, common gynaecological and vaginal problems, cervical screening, breast awareness and men’s health.

We have five fixed clinics in NSW (in AshfieldFairfieldPenrithNewcastle and Dubbo) and use innovative partnerships to deliver services in other key locations across the state with more 28,000 client visits annually.

We also operate Talkline 1300 658 886, a confidential telephone and email information and referral service, connecting our expertise to communities across NSW.

We provide information and health promotion activities, as well as education and training for doctors, nurses, teachers and other health, education and welfare professionals.

As an independent, not-for-profit organisation, we recognise that every body in every family should have access to high quality clinical services and information.

Our services are targeted to marginalised communities, including people from culturally and linguistically diverse and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander backgrounds, refugees, people with disability,  young people, people from rural and remote communities and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex communities.

  • Resources
  • Training
Family Planning NSW Illustrated Birth Guide
An easy-to-understand A4 size, coil-bound guide with 24 pages, including 9 full colour pictures and detailed explanations on the process of childbirth.
Family Planning NSW Body Chart
An A4, coil-bound book of seven charts about reproductive and sexual health for use by educators working with groups.
Yarning About Our Bodies Flip Chart
An A4 size, coil-bound flip chart with seven charts about reproductive and sexual health for use by teachers and health workers to educate Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander young people. 
Disability Resource Collection
FPNSW has an extensive Disability Resource Collection, available for loan to carers, service providers and organisations that provide services for people with a disability.
Pregnancy Options
This one-day course is designed to provide participants with knowledge and skills to support and work with women (and their partners where relevant) presenting with an unintended pregnancy. 
Career Development Education - COURSES
Want to advance your career? Our Cert IV in Training and Assessment and other professional development courses are especially designed for educators, health professionals & community workers
Certificate in Sexual & Reproductive Health (Nursing)
Prepare to function in an extended clinical role as a practitioner in the specialty of sexual and reproductive health. For registered nurses/midwives.
Down There
Based on the DVD 'Down There', 2nd Edition, this one day workshop is designed to build confidence and support for service providers to talk about reproductive and sexual health issues with culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities.
  • News & Events
  • Research
Sexuality and Relationships Forum
Forums for parents and carers of people with intellectual disability of all ages  
Recruiting Now!
Family Planning NSW research studies looking for volunteers now!
Volunteer for a Research Study
Help change the world by becoming a research volunteer. Your participation could help millions of other women around the world.
Research Highlights
Some recent highlights including new research on internet dating.