District Health Department #2

Serving Alcona, Iosco, Ogemaw & Oscoda Counties

West Branch office (989) 345-5020 · Tawas office (989) 362-6183 · Harrisville office (989) 724-6757 · Mio office (989) 826-3970 · Toll-free 1(800) 504-2650

Family Planning

The family planning program promotes the well being of families by giving couples the opportunity to time pregnancies when they are best able to care for a child. Medicaid or income based sliding-scale fees may apply.
Services include:

  • Free Condoms 
  • Birth Control 
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • Follow-up & Referrals
  • Community & Patient Education
  • Health Assessment
  • Screening & Exams
  • Emergency Contraception
  • Sterilization Referrals  


For a birth control or STD screening appointment offered in Iosco, Ogemaw and Oscoda Counties, please call 1-800-504-2650. 

Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative

Teen pregnancy is a widespread issue that is at the root of numerous social and health challenges. In 2009, 11.5% of all live births were to teenage mothers in the District Health Department #2 jursidiction (Alcona, Iosco, Ogemaw & Oscoda Counties).

District Health Department #2 works to prevent teenage pregnancy through education and awareness. When funding is available, sexuality education classes are offered in local schools. Click here for our Taking Charge Program. Teens may also call or email District Health Department #2 for more information on preventing teenage pregnancy, or click on any of the resource links on the right.

Teens in Michigan have the   right to the following confidential health services  without their parent's knowledge or permission:

  • Drug use and abuse
  • Sexually transmitted infections and HIV
  • Pregnancy Testing and prenatal (pregnancy) care
  • Birth control

Free Condoms are available at any District Health Department #2 office.

Click here for Myths about Sex and STDs. Click here for Myths about Sex, Pregnancy, and Prevention.