Objectives. This report describes the population of young men who use the Y
oung Men's Clinic in New York City, presents a profile of their reproductiv
e behaviors, and describes the clinic's model of service delivery
Methods. Data were gathered through a routine clinic visit form administere
d by clinic stair.
Results. The clinic sees approximately 1200 predominately Dominican young m
en each year fura wide range of clinical and mental health services. Two th
irds of clients had ever been sexually active, three quarters had ever used
birth control, and 69% had used birth control at their last sexual encount
Conclusions. The Young Men's Clinic may serve as a model for health care de
livery to adolescent and young adult males.