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Marie Stopes Australia

Marie Stopes Australia is a national, independently accredited safe abortion, vasectomy and contraception provider helping women and men take control of their reproductive lives.

Marie Stopes' patients are supported by a specialised team of practitioners. They provide, at no added cost, access to support services, including pre-care, counselling, 24-hour aftercare, and interpreters – ensuring patients receive the best standard of care before, during and after their appointment with Marie Stopes Australia.

Marie Stopes Australia has cared for more than 600,000 Australians in the almost 20 years they have led national sexual and reproductive health provision in this country. In that time, they have worked to expand access, investing their own funds to bring medical abortion to Australia, through their non-profit pharmaceutical company MS Health.

The Marie Stopes 'profit for purpose' model allows them to offer reduced cost and free services on a needs basis with their own funds, through their community partners, and increasingly with the support of private donors. Profits generated in Australia also help support family planning programs in the region, through the work of Marie Stopes International Australia.

Marie Stopes Australia is a non-profit organisation, part of the Marie Stopes International global partnership, which provides family planning services to over 25 million people in need each year.

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Vasectomy | Marie Stopes Australia

Vasectomy is the only permanent method of contraception currently available to men.

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Permanent Contraception For Men | Marie Stopes Australia

Find out whats involved in permanent contraception for men. Vasectomy is a procedure for people who have completed their family or decided not to have children. Its a cost-effective, simple, painless procedure that liberates men and couples from the burden of routine contraception methods.

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Your guide to a no-regrets schoolies | Marie Stopes Australia

Want to make sure schoolies is the best week of your life? Make sure you check out this handy guide to help make your good times great!

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Medical vs Surgical Abortion | Marie Stopes AU

Understanding the differences between surgical and medical abortion is an important step in making a decision that is right for your circumstances.

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Medical abortion: what to expect | Marie Stopes Australia

Watch a video or read a transcript about what to expect and how to prepare for a medical abortion procedure and service at Dr Marie clinics.

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Surgical abortion: what to expect | Marie Stopes Australia

Watch a video or read a transcript about what to expect and how to prepare for a surgical abortion procedure and service at Dr Marie clinics.

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'The morning after pill': four common myths debunked | Marie Stopes Australia

Misinformation about emergency contraception 'the morning after pill' means that women are not taking advantage of effective ways of preventing pregnancy.

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How old do I need to be to get a vasectomy? | Marie Stopes Vasectomy

How old to get a vasectomy? The age of men who have vasectomies can vary as much as reasons for getting one. Legally anyone over 18 years old can have one. However, there are other considerations to take into account such as preparedness, which may affect how old you have to be to get a vasectomy.

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