Free! We pay for what your insurance or other programs may not cover. LARC. Long-Acting Reversible Contraception. A Step Ahead Foundation of Middle Tennessee. Contact us today! 615-671-STEP (615-671-7837).


Our Mission

A Step Ahead Foundation offers women of Middle Tennessee free long-acting reversible contraception (LARC), the most effective reversible methods of birth control, thus preventing unplanned pregnancies.


Our Vision

A Step Ahead Foundation of Middle Tennessee hopes to improve educational, economic, and health outcomes for women and their children in Middle Tennessee. By providing access to long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) the most effective reversible methods of birth control, we hope to increase positive pregnancy outcomes for both the mother and the child, lower infant mortality, and improve family life. We hope to decrease poverty by reducing economic strain and encourage career opportunities before child birth. We provide a means for women to plan each child and every step of her life through education and long-acting reversible contraception (LARC).

A Step Ahead Foundation of Middle Tennessee obtained its 501(c)(3) non-profit status on September 1, 2015. We partner with three existing community clinics providing the medical services for long-acting reversible contraception (LARC). A Step Ahead Foundation of Middle Tennessee is being pro-active raising awareness in our community by partnering with community centers, clinics, Department of Health Services, educating our schools and social workers.

Inspiring people to take action.

Our Philosophy

We believe long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) should be accessible and hassle-free. We strive to raise awareness for the benefits of these methods, thus lower infant mortality, encourage healthy spacing of children and strengthen families. We hope to increase positive pregnancy outcomes for both the mother and the child, lower infant mortality, and improve family life. At A Step Ahead Foundation we provide a means for women to plan each child and every step of her life through education and long-acting reversible contraception (LARC). It is our belief that every woman should plan her life and plan her babies.


Our Standards & Commitment

Putting our clients first is one of our core values. We will:

    * Identify ourselves

    * Make our services accessible to all women

    * Provide clear, accurate, and timely information or help you with referrals

    * Help you make your own decisions about your birth control options

    * Treat you with courtesy and respect

    * Respect your privacy and confidentiality – in accordance to the applicable laws

    * Welcome feedback that are reviewed regularly to improve the way we serve you