The Bulgarian Family Planning and Sexual Health Association (BFPA) is a public benefit NGO founded in October 1992. BFPA's objectives are focused on promoting and offering quality modern reproductive health services, providing information and training in health and sexuality education, safe sex and contraception, and advocacy for disadvantaged groups. The organization's target groups are diverse - young people, young people from institutions, disadvantaged ethnic minorities (with a main focus on Roma), health professionals, municipal and public administration, NGO teams, teachers, academics, women in remote and rural regions, prisoners, journalists and many others.
BFPA has its own centres across the country and also partners locally with a number of municipalities and NGOs across the country, ensuring national coverage of its initiatives and dissemination of information and materials through various existing information channels. The Association has 6 full-time staff and 20 part-time staff. In 2019, the organization was also supported by over 240 volunteers. BFPA members, who make up the team, the governing body and the volunteer resource of the organization, are representatives of different professional backgrounds: doctors, midwives, nurses, lawyers, journalists, educators, psychologists, economists, social workers, health mediators, young people, representatives of the target groups of BFPA projects. This diversity of professional and social expertise helped the organization to successfully implement over 75 projects funded by over 50 different donors and donor programs.