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.
November 10, 2017
Fertility Associates estimates that more than 19,000 babies have been born as a result of IVF since it was introduced in NZ.
November 8, 2017
Thank you to Kathryn for sharing her journey of 8 years trying to conceive before accepting motherhood was not going to be for her.
November 6, 2017
FNZ Regional Representatives from Nelson share their struggles with infertility and how starting a support network has helped. People are welcome to come along to the support group and share their journeys and listen and make new friends who are going through similar situations.