Wednesday, December 10, 2008

I come from a poor family; we need Planned Parenthood

Nearly 75 percent of Planned Parenthood clients have incomes at or below 150 percent of the federal poverty level. Whether it is helping low-income clients afford the health care they need, or helping women make serious choices about whether and when to have a child, we are here to help.

I spoke to one man who understands how Planned Parenthood helps those most affected by the worsening economy — poor families:

I’m Emily X

I am Planned Parenthood.

Friday, December 5, 2008

I'm uninsured, and I need Planned Parenthood

When you are uninsured in the United States — like nearly 46 million Americans who lack insurance today — you are often forced to make difficult choices. Sometimes it's as stark as choosing between getting the health care you need and paying the utilities or even buying food. Planned Parenthood is the health care safety net for many uninsured women, men, and teens — especially now, as the economic downturn continues to spread far and wide.

Hear one woman's story:

I'm Emily X

I am Planned Parenthood.