Planned Parenthood closing 6 Indiana health centers

Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky says it's closing six Indiana health centers over the next five months.

It announced Thursday that its center in Muncie will close Friday and one in Terre Haute will close on Wednesday.

Planned Parenthood also says its Valparaiso center will merge with one in Merrillville on July 21; its Fishers center will be folded into its Indianapolis east-side operation on July 26; its Avon center will be consolidated with one on Indianapolis' south side on Aug. 30; and its East Chicago center will merge with one in Gary on Dec. 15.

It said the consolidated health centers will have extended hours.

The not-for-profit said patients of its Muncie and Terre Haute health centers are being directed to other nearby health centers.

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