Promoting Sex that is 100% Natural, Sustainable, and Life Giving

CANFP advocates and promotes NFP through educational programs and services, in person, virtually, electronically, and through social media, while uniting and supporting those personally and professionally involved in all methods of NFP. Through support and service, members actively partner in the work of CANFP, including:

• CANFP NEWS : all original content produced and distributed quarterly
• CONSULTS, information, support, and referrals to services
• CANFP.org–website resource for NFP in California—Professional Directory (NFP teachers, physicians, and clergy) in California–Over 1,000 Questions and responses in popular Ask the Expert
• CelebrateHV.com celebrating 50 years of Humanae Vitae—popular and high traffic features include over 50 hours of video content with national speakers, brief personal testimonies, and a professionally produced video of HV Heroes—all FREE
• EXHIBIT outreach providing education and support annually at the West Coast Walk for Life, as the only NFP exhibitor at the Los Angeles Religious Education Congress, as well as other national/state/regional events
• EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES, including booklets, pamphlets, CDS/DVDS
• SPEAKERS on NFP and related topics for national, state, regional, and parish events and meetings
• GOD’S DESIGN FOR MARRIED LOVE: seminars for priests, deacons, and seminarians
• PARISH RESOURCES such as bulletin inserts, prayers of the faithful, and bulletin blurbs
• CONFERENCES and seminars, at national, state, regional, and local level, including the national celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Humanae Vitae: Faithful to God’s Design

Most importantly, the heart of CANFP lies in the relationships, as we journey—sometimes through brief encounters, other times forming relationships that span generations of families—with those seeking to live God’s Design for Love and Life:

• COUPLES seeking to integrate in their marriage
• SINGLES seeking health in mind, body and spirit
• COUPLES striving to restore reproductive health and conceive a child
• CLERGY striving to live personal holiness while guiding couples on that path
• PHYSICIANS seeking to provide advanced medical options for couples that respect their dignity
• YOUTH hungering to know and live the beauty of being created in God’s image
• NFP TEACHERS seeking continuing education and community

[box] Together, We can DO Make a Difference! CANFP Membership:

$50 Basic

$100 Professional Teacher/Clergy/Physician

$250 Church

$500 Institutional Diocese/Organization

Donations/Membership to support the work of CANFP gratefully accepted through the DONATE buttonon the homepage of this site, or checks mailed to: CANFP 1217 Tyler St. Salinas, CA 93906[/box]

Latest Announcements from CANFP

CANFP at West Coast Walk for Life 2024

Diocese of Stockton Hosts Series of NFP Presentations

Learn the Science – Appreciate the Gift— Live Joyfully and Responsibly A Series of Talks  by CANFP on Natural Family Planning

Growing Our Team! Introducing New Members of the CANFP Executive Board

Joining the Board in Fall 2023   Robert Chasuk, MD Monterey Region “I joined the Board of CANFP in hopes

Thank you to retiring Board Member: Edie Sickman

Edie recalls first learning of CANFP while serving a lay counselor at the Sacramento Life Center: “CANFP was invaluable with

Set Up Your CANFP Member Account!

Calling all *Current CANFP Members and Inviting NEW MEMBERS Set up your online CANFP Account Today! 1) Go to Become

Officers of CANFP Executive Board Welcome New Board Members at Fall 2023 Meeting

The Officers of the Executive Board Welcome New Directors at Our Fall 2203 Meeting Fr. Blaise Berg, STD President Sheila

How to Get Involved

There are many ways to GET INVOLVED in CANFP! Contact us to learn more about the opportunities below, or bring

Touring the All New CANFP.org

We are thrilled to announce a new resource for California EXPANDED…ALL NEW…LIVE at CANFP.or EXCITING NEW RESOURCES What is NFP

San Francisco Seminarian Program 2023

Feedback highlights from the seminarians of the Archdiocese of San Francisco, following the July 2023 three day seminar provided by

CANFP Returns to LA Religious Ed Congress

It was rewarding to return to the Los Angeles Religious Education Congress to share NFP resources, after a two year

Thank you to our 2022 Members/Supporters!

2022 Supporters/Members of CANFP

Pope Benedict XVI 16 April 1927 – 31 December 2022

Dear married couples, in living out your marriage you are not giving each other any particular thing or activity, but

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CANFP conducts varied outreach programs to the community at large, in addition to serving our members (NFP users, teachers, and advocates).

CANFP provides education programs tailored to the audience, not only on Natural Family Planning, but on the wide variety of topics related to it.

Programs can be continuing education for NFP Professionals, introductory information for a lay audience of youth or adults new to the topic, or specifically tailored to the interests of a professional audience, such as educators, physicians, or clergy. Content is faith based or secular, whichever is suitable for situation.

CANFP offers a variety of resources for those just discovering Natural Family Planning, as well as to meet the varied needs of our CANFP Members. Most resources are available to any visitors to our site. Some resources do ask you to register as a site user in order to access them, others are available only to CANFP Members.

CANFP statewide conferences, regional events offered in collaboration with local partners, events featuring CANFP speakers, or exhbit, as well as other events throughout the state of interest to our NFP community.  Come meet one of our experts at one of these events or book a speaker for your own upcoming event.

CANFP depends on the gifts, talents, and generosity of our members and supporters. The success of our mission depends on the collaboration of our members. Please consider contributing your time treasure and talent through CANFP to share the good news of NFP with the world! Both volunteer and contracted positions available.

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