Women’s Health Matters

Options for Women offers a FREE women's wellness exam specifically targeted to help ensure women’s reproductive health.

What Makes Options for Women Special?

What Makes Options for Women Special? Options for Women has been serving Polk County for over 45 years. We have helped thousands of women by providing accurate pregnancy information to…

How to Help a Friend Facing an Unplanned Pregnancy

Facing an unplanned pregnancy can be a scary and confusing time, and even more so if a woman feels like she doesn’t have any support while she’s facing important decisions. If you have someone in your life currently facing an unplanned pregnancy, these tips can help you provide support and love.

Planning Your Schedule Around Your Menstrual Cycle

Planning Your Schedule Around Your Menstrual Cycle Women often understand the struggle to balance their daily responsibilities when overwhelmed with emotions and the painful cramping from menstruation. But did you…

Options for Women’s History

Options for Women’s Story Preg-Aid (1978) Lakeland's first pregnancy help center was founded in 1978 by Pat Buckler as Preg-Aid. With $40 and the support of her church, Buckler pursued…

What to do when trying to conceive

What to do when trying to conceive According to the CDC, about 10 percent of women of childbearing age (6.1 million) struggle to get pregnant [6]. Chances are, you or…

What is Options for Women?

What is Options for Women? Options for Women's primary purpose is to erase the need for abortion by effectively serving pregnant women by transforming their fear into confidence. We do…

Post-Abortion Counseling

Post-Abortion Counseling at Options for Women About 1/3 of women in America have had an abortion. Many don't talk about it because they find it difficult to deal with the…

3 Reasons To Have An Ultrasound

3 Reasons To Have An Ultrasound   If you’ve taken a home pregnancy test and have a positive result, chances are your mind is racing with decisions that need to be…