Howell County Health Department offers Family Planning and reproductive health services to women that include:  

  • PAP smear screenings and referrals
  • Physical examinations by a Doctor or Nurse Practitioner
  • Birth control supplies
  • Pregnancy testing
  • HIV and Sexually transmitted disease testing

Limited services are also available to men.  Services are provided free of charge to clients whose incomes do not exceed 100% of the federal poverty level and are offered on a sliding scale for clients with incomes up to 250% of the federal poverty level.

For additional information on these services, contact

Kathy Doss, RN
Director of Nursing

Our Family Planning services are preconception services that limit or enhance fertility, including contraception methods, the management of infertility, preconception counseling, education, and general reproductive health care.