North Carolina - Be Smart Family Planning

About the Be Smart Family Planning Program

The Be Smart Family Planning Waiver (FPW) program is designed to reduce unintended pregnancies and improve the well-being of children and families in North Carolina. FPW provides family-planning and birth control services.


FPW is for women and men who are U.S. citizens, eligible immigration status, North Carolina residents who are not pregnant, not been sterilized and their income must be at or below 195% of the federal income limits.