Women's Health Care

DCPH Women's Health Program provides free and low-cost services to help reduce unintended pregnancies, allow people to determine the number and spacing of their children, and improve birth outcomes and overall health.

Services Offered

  • Well-woman exams
  • Gynecological disorders and women’s health concerns
  • Multiple low-cost birth control options
  • Family planning
  • Pre-conception counseling (planning for a healthy pregnancy)
  • Abstinence counseling


Persons who have the following may qualify:

  • CHIP - Perinatal
  • Medicaid for Prenatal Care
  • Healthy Texas Women (HTW)
  • Family Planning Program

To qualify with the above coverage options, a DCPH physician must be listed as the primary care provider.  

For those without any of the listed coverages, a financial and medical screening is required.  Please call to request a screening appointment and bring the items listed on the Financial Screening and Eligibility Documents.


Co-pays only apply to the Family Planning Program, start at $0, and vary based on income and/or enrollment plan. 

Educational Services

The Women’s Health Program also provides local community outreach and educational presentations. Denton County Public Health’s (DCPH) Women’s Health Educator can provide presentations or information on diverse topics including:

  • Birth Control Options
  • DCPH Women’s Health Available Services
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections/Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Women’s Health

Schedule a presentation by completing the Health Ed Presentation Request form.