About us

We are a Black woman led organization, working from the foundational principles of Reproductive Justice, with intentional partnerships and programming that build community and center Black and Indigenous people and people of color.

The mission of Desert Star Institute for Family Planning is to create equitable access to reproductive and sexual health care while centering Black and Indigenous people of color.

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We are a Black woman led organization, working from the foundational principles of Reproductive Justice, with intentional partnerships and programming that build community and center Black and Indigenous people and people of color.

The mission of Desert Star Institute for Family Planning is to create equitable access to reproductive and sexual health care while centering Black and Indigenous people of color.

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About our practice

  • 87% of all counties in the U.S. have no abortion provider
  • 66% of medical schools in the U.S. spend less than 30 minutes of class time on all aspects of abortion
  • $1,000 sponsors a medical student for Desert Star Institute training
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Provider

The NEW limit to receive abortion care in Arizona is 15 weeks.

We provide abortion services according to prevailing laws while litigation is in progress.

Accepted Insurances

At Desert Star Institute for Family Planning we accept most major insurance providers. If you do not see your provider listed, please call the office for more information.

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
UMR
United Health Care
You help us bring our mission and vision to life!

Your generosity helps us provide direct services to historically marginalized communities, train more future abortion providers, provide more community education, and help more uninsured people obtain long-acting birth control. Together we are making lives better.

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Location

Desert Star Institute for Family Planning

5501 N 19th Ave #420

Phoenix, AZ 85015

Phone: 480-448-6753

Office Hours
WeekdayHours
Monday9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday9:00 am - 5:00 pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed
Clinic Hours
WeekdayHours
MondayClosed
Tuesday10:00 am - 4:00 pm
WednesdayClosed
Thursday10:00 am - 4:00 pm
FridayBy Appointment Only
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

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