Saint Lucia Planned Parenthood Association

Call Us:  (758) 452 3335 

About Us

The St.Lucia Planned Parenthood Association (SLPPA)is an affiliated member of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) and the Caribbean Family Planning Affiliation (CFPA).  The St. Lucia Planned Parenthood Association a private, voluntary, non-profit organization which was formed in 1968,with the objective of promoting, providing and advocating Sexual and Reproductive Health services and rights for all St. Lucian.  St. Lucia Planned Parenthood Association continues to be the main source of information on Sexual and Reproductive Health services in St. Lucia


Motto 

Promoting a positive approach to sexuality.

 Vision
The Management and Staff of SLPPA are committed to ensuring that the rights of individuals are fully respected and see the association as a place in which all women, men, young people have access to the information and services; a place in which sexuality is recognized both as a natural and precious aspect of life and a fundamental human right in which choices are fully respected and where stigma and discrimination have no place.

Mission
The mission of St. Lucia Planned Parenthood Association is to provide quality Reproductive Health Care service to all persons regardless of age, gender or sexual orientation complimenting the National effort free of fear, discrimination and psychological or institutional abuse by promoting family welfare and reducing the incidence of unwanted pregnancies specifically among adolescent through advocacy and services while assisting in mitigate the spread and impact of HIV/AIDS.


Core Values

  • SLPPA believes that Sexual and Reproductive Rights should be Guaranteed for everyone because they are internationally recognized as a basic Human Right.
  • We are committed to working in partnership with Communities, Governments, other organization and Donor Agencies.
  • We consider the Spirit of our Board Members to be central to achieving our mandate and advancing our cause.


 Aims and Objectives

  • To enhance and demonstrate the contribution of family planning to the health of mother and child.
  • To increase the awareness and promote the exercise of family planning as a basic human right.
  • To create am informed public opinion about the links between responsible parenthood and population health development, resources and the environment
  • To ensure greater availability and accessibility of family planning education, and contraceptive delivery services throughout the island.
  • To improve and extent family life education and counselling services to young people.
  • To ensure that appropriate counselling and family planning services are available to sexually active persons to avert unwanted pregnancy and abortion.
  • To encourage men to support and encourage shared responsibilities in child rearing, family life and family planning.


 
The St. Lucia Planned Parenthood Association is run by a Board of Directors.  The

Board members are as followed:

President :                   Dr. Stephen King

Secretary:                     Mr. Egbert Felix

Assis. Secretary:           Mr. Keith Weekes

Treasurer:                      Mr. Llewellyn Gill

Youth Representative:  Ms. Kishma Louis
 
Elections of the Board of Directors are held every two years.

 To schedule an appointment, please call: (758) 452 – 4335 .