Fertility NZ is a registered charity dedicated to providing information, support and advocacy to people experiencing fertility issues.

About Fertility NZ

Fertility New Zealand is committed to supporting, advocating for and educating all people who face infertility challenges at all stages of their journey and beyond.  Fertility NZ was founded in 1990 and is a registered charity. It operates on a national level and much of its work is undertaken by dedicated volunteers. Fertility NZ provides assistance for people with fertility issues through the following channels:
Support A network of regular support gatherings, workshops and contact groups throughout the country; an 0800 line and email address for enquiries, and infertility forums on our website where Members can provide support to one another.
Information Informative fact sheet brochures; a series of information videos; regular publication of The Dandelion newsletter and email updates to Members; conferences and information events.
Advocacy Representing the voice of people affected by infertility on medical, ethical and policy issues.

Northern Region Fertility Service

January 8, 2015

The Northern Region Fertility Service (NRFS) is a public service which provides coordination of referrals for publicly funded fertility services for the Northern region (Auckland, Waitemata, Counties Manukau and Northland region).

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Study reveals IVF risks for women

January 7, 2015

A 12-year US study into the risks of IVF for women has been released. It reveals that Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome (OHSS), the most common and potentially serious side effect of IVF, is relatively uncommon. The study also looks at the risks of multiple embryo transfer (still common in the US)…

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Seed - fertility themed play in Wellington

December 23, 2014

Seed, written by Elisabeth Easther, follows four women as they try to get pregnant, stay pregnant or become un-pregnant. It is on at Circa One, Wellington from 17 January to 14 February 2015.

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Next events:

Monday 2 February: Support Group, Timaru.
Email timarusupport@fertilitynz.org.nz for details

Tuesday 3 February: Support Group, Dunedin.
Email dunedinsupport@fertilitynz.org.nz for details