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Restore and Sustain Abortion Coverage for Low-Income Women. Click here to learn more about the All* Above All campaign.

 Our 40th Anniversary Benefit Celebration was a huge success!

 Thank you to our very special presenters CA Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, CA Senator Holly Mitchell,
and guest CA Assemblymember Cheryl Brown. Thank you also to the attendees and volunteers. It was an inspirational evening of looking back on 40 years of empowering women to make their own choices about their own bodies, families, and reproductive lives, as well as looking to the future to keep fighting for all those in our community who are suffering barriers to reproductive health access.


   2015 is the 40th anniversary of Women's Health Specialists, founded as the
Chico Feminist Women's Health Center!
       Please make a donation to help us continue to serve those in our communityreceive
compassionate, confidential and non-judgmental reproductive healthcare

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Our Mission
We have a vision: A world where women control their own bodies, reproduction and sexuality. The Feminist Women's Health Center / Women's Health Specialists is dedicated to providing women-controlled health care and advocating for all options for all women. Only with dignity and freedom of choice can women achieve their full potential.
Our Philosophy

The philosophy of Women's Health Specialists is to promote positive images of women and provide our clients with a new perspective of their bodies and health. We give women the tools to evaluate their authentic health care needs - images of women not based on a societal myth, but based on women's reality and experience. We provide women with health information so they can become knowledgeable about their normal life stages. Our goal is to empower women through support, education, self-help and services so that they can make the best health care decisions for themselves.

          We put Women's Health in Women's Hands                    Non-profit Tax ID # 94-2259357

WHS Welcomes All Newly Enrolled Medi-Cal and Insured Clients 

Women’s Health Specialists has partnered with Covered California, the affordable, private health insurance marketplace.. Click here to learn about how to apply for health insurance including Medi-Cal. Changes in Health Care are Coming and We've Got You Covered.
If you're newly enrolled in Medi-Cal or a private health plan, choose Women's Health Specialists for your reproductive health needs. We offer all forms of birth control, pregnancy testing, emergency contraception, annual check-ups, pap smears,confidential abortions, STI testing and treatment and much more. No referral or authorization needed! We've got you covered!
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Thank you for making our 40th Anniversary Benefit Celebration a Success!
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 through Thursday, December 31, 2015
Women's Health Specialists is dedicated to providing women with information so that they can make the most informed decisions about their health care. WHS Health Alerts and News gives women the tools to better understand important health issues by demystifying health news. WHS Health Alerts is a place for women to read, discuss, and share news and their experiences.
Friday, November 13, 2015 @ 2:04:00 PM - Written by National Partnership for Women & Families | 0 comments
By: National Partnership for Women & Families
November 13, 2015 - The Supreme Court on Friday announced that it will hear a challenge to parts of an omnibus antiabortion-rights law (HB 2) that has already closed about half of the abortion clinics in Texas, the New York Times reports (Liptak, New York Times, 11/13).
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 @ 10:04:00 AM - Written by Erin Matson and Pamela Merritt | 0 comments
By: Erin Matson and Pamela Merritt, The Hill
This week, people across the country will mobilize in support of the EACH Woman Act - a bill that will restore funding for abortion for millions of women covered by public and private health insurance. The legislation, spearheaded by Reps. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.), Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) and Diana DeGette (D-Colo.), is a long-overdue step toward dignity for women.
Wednesday, October 07, 2015 @ 9:56:00 AM - Written by Riley McDermid | 0 comments
By Riley McDermid
Sacramento Business Journal
Women who work in California now have the strongest equal pay protection in the nation, after Gov. Jerry Brown signed new legislation into law in Richmond on Tuesday.

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