"The Point" Teen Clinics

DHEC's statewide Family Planning program provides confidential reproductive health care services, counseling and education to teens by caring professionals. Some of the many services Family Planning provides are:

  • Birth control methods available on site
  • Up to a year's supply of birth control
  • Emergency contraception available on site
  • Pregnancy testing
  • STI screening
  • Instruction in abstinence

Schedule an appointment today at your local Family Planning Clinic. To find a clinic near you, please visit Family Planning Clinic Locator or call 1-855-4-SCDHEC (1-855-472-3432). Some counties even have special teen-only clinics called The Point.

What is "The Point?"

The Point teen centers are confidential, safe and friendly places for teens - females and males - to get the help they need.

At The Point, you can get a range of services, including:

  • All types of contraception
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Sexually transmitted infections testing

How much do services cost?

All services are free or low cost.

How can I find a center near me?

All DHEC health clinics offer teen-friendly services. If you live in one of the counties below, here's how to contact a teen-only center.

  • Anderson County:
    • Appointments: 1-855-4-SCDHEC (1-855-472-3432)
    • 1 Location:
      • The Point Teen Health Center at Anderson County Health Department:
        220 McGee Road, Anderson, SC 29625
  • Spartanburg County:

If you live in a different part of the state, you can still get services at DHEC's regular family planning clinics.



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