Making the decision to have an abortion can be challenging, and choosing which type of abortion procedure is best for your circumstances can add to the confusion. Both medical and surgical procedures are excellent, safe methods. This article seeks to identify and discuss the differences between surgical abortion and medical abortion in order to help…
Reproductive and Sexual Health Services in South Africa
How we can help
At Marie Stopes, we offer a wide range of modern contraceptive methods (e.g. morning after pill), safe abortion clinics as well as access to sexual and reproductive healthcare services at our conventiently-located centres. Visit one of our centres and a trained medical professional will give you all the information you need to make an informed decision. Find the right sexual health services for you below.
Safe abortion and post-abortion care
Providing access to safe abortion and post-abortion care is at the core of our mission.
We believe that everyone should have the right to choose whether and when to have children, no matter where they live.
HIV & STI Testing
We offer a range of HIV and sexually transmitted infection (STI) treatment services across South Africa.
As a modern woman we know you’re busy with a thousand different things, but it’s important to make your health a priority.
Services For Men
We offer a range of services designed especially for men, including vasectomies and health checks.
Our focus is on providing all our clients with a comfortable and reassuring experience.
At Marie Stopes South Africa, we strongly believe that every woman has the right to choose if and when she has a child.
We’re working towards a world in which every birth is wanted – where people are free to have children by choice, not chance. Follow our initiatives below and join our mission.
Student Reproductive Health
Are you a student looking for DISCOUNTED sexual and reproductive health services?
The Blue Ribbon campaign supports women’s rights to safe and legal abortions.
Pregnancy By Choice
Pregnancy by Choice is dedicated to informing and educating women, parents and families on family planning, pregnancy, birth, women’s health, baby and child care.
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