A planned family, using modern contraception methods is a proven and cost-effective solution for enhanced maternal and child health. Information on family planning when readily accessible prevents unintended pregnancies and contributes to a healthy way of life. TFHO by its community interventions, aims to bring the knowledge a step closer to society. Our aim is to contribute to Ghana’s commitment to FP 2020 goals, through advocacy and collaboration with various partners to realize these objectives.
Secure is a combined oral contraceptive pill which contains estrogen & progestin taken daily by a woman to prevent pregnancy from occurring. Secure comes in 3 cycles (28 tablets). Each beige tablet contains 150mcg of levonorgestrel, 30mcg ethinyl estradiol.
How to use Secure
Speak to a Family Planning Expert before taking Secure.
What is Depo Provera?
Depo Provera is a 3 months hormonal injectable administered to effectively prevent pregnancy.
A latex rubber covering that fits over the erect penis and acts as a barrier that keeps sperm out of the vagina to prevent pregnancy from occurring.
How to use the Male Condom
- Put a new condom onto an erect penis before each sex act.
- Dispose of properly in a bin.
- Cannot use condoms if allergic to latex.
Key Points to note
Dual protection from unintended pregnancies and Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs).
It is important to use correctly every time you have sex.
- Be careful not to tear condom when opening package or putting it on.
- There must be mutual consent by partners to use condoms.
Emergency contraceptive pills can be used if Protector Condom breaks or is not used.