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Brenda Seely waits for her next patient at the Midway Family Planning clinic in Brownwood.
Coronavirus in Texas

Eight months into the pandemic, this women’s health clinic in rural Texas struggles to meet demand for care

At a housing unit turned health clinic in rural Brown County, the director of a family planning clinic laughs at the idea of offering tele-health visits to limit the virus' spread: “Where we are, that is just not an option for us.”

Empty streets in downtown Brownwood, TX on Sep 9, 2020.

A health care lifeline

Judy Guinn, office manager at the Midway Family Planning clinic in Brownwood, TX.
Bethany Wigham, a 20 year student from Tarleton State University drove 60 miles from Stephenville, TX  to visit the Midway F…
The Midway Family Planning clinic in Brownwood, which is located inside a federally funded public housing facility.

Problems statewide

The Midway Family Planning clinic in Brownwood.

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