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Birth Control Education Materials
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Contraceptive Methods Fact Sheets
General Birth Control Information


Contraceptive Methods Fact Sheets

These materials were developed by Cardea Services as an educational tool for use by professionals to increase client knowledge about birth control options. These materials are not intended to offer full informed consent information for prescription birth control methods. The contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of Oregon's Reproductive Health Program and its providers.

FACT SHEETS 

Contraceptive Methods Overview (poster)

Two page, color, 8 x 11 inch poster graphically illustrates each method of contraception with a picture and a brief, positive statement.

English
Spanish

 

Set of all Fact Sheets (brochures)

English
Spanish

 

Abstinence

English
Spanish

 

Birth Control Pills

English
Spanish

 

Breastfeeding

English
Spanish

 

Cervical Barriers

English
Spanish

 

Diaphragm

English
Spanish

 

Emergency Contraception

English
Spanish

 

Female Condoms

English
Spanish

 

Fertility Awareness Methods

English
Spanish

 

Implants

English
Spanish

 

IUD/IUS

English
Spanish

 

Male Condom

English
Spanish

 

Mini-Pills

English
Spanish

 

Patch

English
Spanish

 

Shots

English
Spanish

 

Spermicides 

English
Spanish

 

Sponge

English
Spanish

 

Tubal Ligation

English
Spanish

 

Vaginal Ring

English
Spanish 

 

Vasectomy

English
Spanish

 

Withdrawal

English
Spanish

 

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Birth Control Information

 

Find information about choosing a birth control method, emergency contraception, research articles, and related topics. Some materials found here are only available for Oregon Title X agencies, as noted.

MATERIALS 

Birth Control: Choosing a Method that's Right for You

Order form for English and Spanish flip book brochures

If you need help with your order, call (503) 373-1342.

 

 

Don't be Scared...Be Prepared

Order form for English and Spanish emergency contraception posters/flyers

Birth Control: It's Your Choice (brochure)

A low literacy level brochure that offers a brief overview of 16 birth control methods, important messages, and referral information.

English
Spanish
Russian

Image of brochure 

Comparing Effectiveness of Birth Control Methods

A Planned Parenthood birth control effectiveness chart. 

English
English with Spanish method names 

Image of poster 

Calcium (brochure)

Brochures about calcium written at a low literacy level.

English
Spanish

Image of brochure 

Abstinence (pocket sized card)

Describes what abstinence is, how it works, risk reduction, advantages, and problems.

English

 

Birth Control Implant (brochure)

A low literacy brochure that describes the birth control implant, how it works, benefits, how to use it, side effects, how well it works, risks, and removal.

English (color)
English (black & white)
Spanish (color)
Spanish (black & white)
Russian (color)
Russian (black & white)

 

Image of brochure 

 

Emergency Contraception (brochure)

An overview of emergency contraception, its effectiveness, when to use it, how it works, side effects, and where to get it.

English​

Image of brochure cover 

Emergency Contraception Promotional Activities and Strategies

A list of ideas for emergency contraception promotion in legislative issues, family planning clinics, schools, local medical communities, and college campuses. The list includes public awareness strategies and teen emergency contraception education, promotion, and advocacy.

English

 

Make Your Own Birth Control Teaching Kit - 2012 Supplies

English