Listen to the Call:
15 LAFAYETTE AVE.
CANANDAIGUA, NY 14424-2049
TAPE – 121
(Dialing, phone ringing)
CLINIC: Good morning. Canandaigua Planned Parenthood. This is Nicole.
CALLER: Hi. Do you guys do abortions there?
CLINIC: Not in the Kanendagel office.
CLINIC: Oh, okay. Do you know who I should call for that?
CLINIC: Where do you live?
CALLER: I live in Victor.
CLINIC: Okay. What we would need to do is have you come into the office for an initial pregnancy test visit. And during that visit, they can answer all of your questions.
CALLER: Oh, okay. Would they tell my parents or anything?
CLINIC: No. We’re very confidential here.
CALLER: The problem is, I can’t tell my parents at all. My boyfriend’s 22. And we’re planning on getting married, and we’re in love. But my parents hate him because they think he’s too old for me.
CLINIC: No. We’re confidential Anything you tell us remains here.
CLINIC: Do you want to schedule an appointment?
CALLER: Yeah. You guys don’t have an age requirement for that or anything, do you?
CLINIC: A what?
CALLER: An age requirement. I’ll be 14 in March.
CLINIC: No, we don’t have an age limit.
CLINIC: Do you want to schedule?
CLINIC: Have you ever been to Planned Parenthood before?
CLINIC: I’ll just put you in the computer. What’s your last name?
CLINIC: And what’s your first name?
CLINIC: And what’s your date of birth, Christine?
CALLER: It’s March 19, 1988.
CLINIC: Now, it appears that you’ve made an appointment before. You’re in my computer.
CALLER: When was that?
CLINIC: Did you call yesterday?
CALLER: Well, yeah — well, I don’t know.
CLINIC: Okay. You wanted to come to the Canandaigua office?
CLINIC: Is that the closest one to you? You’re in Victor, you said?
CALLER: Victor, yeah.
CLINIC: And what days or what times of day are good for you?
CALLER: Well, Fridays are usually good.
CLINIC: Like tomorrow?
CALLER: Yeah, I guess.
CLINIC: Could you come at 2:30?
CALLER: Well, I’d have to call my boyfriend to see when he can get off.
CLINIC: Why don’t you call him and find out when he can bring you. And keep in mind that Mondays and Tuesdays we’re open late, so we could see you as late as 6:30.
CLINIC: So if that’s easier for —
CALLER: Yeah. Monday would probably be better then.
CLINIC: Do you want to go ahead and schedule it or do you want to talk to him first?
CALLER: I’ll talk to him.
CLINIC: Okay. Well, Christine, give me a call back. I’m here all day.
CALLER: Okay. And you were Nicole?
CALLER: Well, if I wasn’t pregnant, do you guys do birth control there at all?
CLINIC: Yes, we do.
CALLER: And you wouldn’t have to tell anybody about that either?
CLINIC: No. We’re confidential.
CALLER: Okay. So I’ll call you back when I talk to him.
CLINIC: All right. Thank you.