About Us


Family Planning Services of Lorain County strengthens our community by providing accessible reproductive health care and education services. – Mission Statement of FPS


Family Planning Services of Lorain County (FPS) operates a reproductive health care center and an education center in Elyria.  

      We serve everyone of reproductive age regardless of their ability to pay.


      We provide healthcare including pap smears, pregnancy testing, pelvic and breast exams, testicular exams, HIV testing, STI testing, HPV vaccine, emergency contraception and birth control at low-cost or no cost. We also assist HIV+ individuals obtain needed community services.


      Our educators provide services both in and out of the health center. In the health center, educators provide patient education and orientation. Outside our offices, we can provide presentations on a range of reproductive health topics. We can provide programming in schools, community centers, social service agencies, and correctional facilities.


      Our education center located at our Elyria center has pamphlets, books, and contraceptive kits that students and educators use for their classes.


      FPS is the largest and most-established Lorain County organization making this dedicated commitment to reproductive health and family planning.


FPS is staffed with a Medical Director (Board Certified OB/GYN), nurse practitioners, nurse-midwifes, medical assistants, receptionists, educators and administrators. The Nurse Practitioners, Nurse Midwifes, medical assistants and educators provide the direct care to help meet your reproductive healthcare needs. If you have healthcare needs outside our scope of service, the staff will provide you with referrals to other healthcare providers or social service agencies. Many staff members speak Spanish.


Everyone that works at FPS is committed to providing you quality, compassionate, and confidential care as well as medically-accurate information.  


Our health center is located in Elyria (near Midway Mall). eel free to call us to ask a question or to make an appointment.


FPS - Elyria

602 Leona Street

Elyria, OH  44035

Phone: 440-322-7526

Fax: 440-324-2183