Teen Health: Clinics for Teens
Find out what to expect at the clinic before you go.
You Have the Right
Teens in New York State have a legal right to get any of these services without the permission or knowledge of parents, guardians, boyfriends, girlfriends, relatives or anyone else.
Call 311 or text 311NYC (311692) for a Teens in NYC clinic referral, at any time.
Call 311 for a copy of Teens in NYC (PDF), a wallet-sized guide of the clinics listed here.
- Have a group of young people you are distributing the Teens in NYC pocket guide to? Download the free Teens in NYC: Getting Sexual Health Services Workshop Facilitation Guide (PDF). This 45-minute workshop can be used to guide teens aged 13-19 through the process of accessing sexual health services – where to go, what to get and what to expect when visiting a clinic. This workshop can be implemented in a variety of settings, including classrooms, afterschool programs, support groups, and summer youth programs.
If you go to a public high school:
Get free condoms and sexual health information from your health resource room.
If your school has a health center, condoms and sexual health services may be available there. Don't know if your school has one? See the list of School-Based Health Center