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Planned Parenthood Advocates of Iowa

PPAI educates and lobbies to build a powerful movement of strong, healthy communities, and works to elect candidates who support the full range of sexual and reproductive health care.

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Geared Up for Legislative Session

As they have done for years, politicians in Iowa are expected to further advance a narrow ideology that does not reflect the will of Iowans by attacking sexual and reproductive health and equity.

Alongside our partners, we are prepared to fight for health, safety, equity, and reproductive freedom in Iowa. Let's break down some of the attacks we may see in the 2022 Legislative Session.

Jan. 10, 2022

Ending the stigma and sparking change: How to talk to your friends and family about comprehensive sex education

How do we make comprehensive sex education a reality for everyone? We start by talking about it with our friends and family. By starting conversations about sex ed, we can make others aware of the current gaps in sex ed standards in our state, talk about its benefits, and empower others to take action. Talking about sex education also helps end the stigma and shame surrounding it.

Oct. 26, 2021

#AdvocateAllYear October Actions

This month, you can take action by supporting the case for Planned Parenthood, making space for talking about sex education, and demanding legislators draw fair voting maps.

Oct. 6, 2021

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Share Your Story

Your voice can make a difference. Tell us why you support or how you've been helped by Planned Parenthood.

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Learn More

Planned Parenthood is on the front lines fighting dangerous bills and regulations in Iowa. Learn about the issues.

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Opportunities are available across Iowa. Sign up to get involved in your community!