Useful links

 Acebabes A support group run by patients, for patients. Initially formed to provide parents of children born through assisted conception with ongoing support.

  BICA is the only professional association of infertility counsellors in the UK (est. 1988) and is committed to the well-being of people with fertility problems before, during and after treatment. All counsellors accredited and registered by BICA on the website will have considerable experience in this area and will be governed by a Code of Ethics.

  British Fertility Society

  Cells4Life Ltd is a private cord blood bank. They store umbilical cord blood samples for parents. Umbilical cord blood is rich in stem cells which have been proven to have positive results in the treatment of a wide variety of conditions; including leukaemia and blood disorders and promise to be able to treat a wide variety of illnesses, such as heart disease, tendon tears, diabetes and many others in the future.

Counselling Directory
  The purpose of the site is to provide access to a counselling network, enabling those in need of support to find a counsellor close to them and appropriate for their needs. This group are not specialist infertility counselors but offer broad couple and individual counselling.

  Childlessness Overcome Through Surrogacy. Provides advice, help and support to surrogates and intended parents.

 Daisy Network
  Website providing information about premature menopause and the issues around it.

Donor Conception Network
  Provides information for parents with children conceived with donated sperm, eggs or embryos, adult offspring, and those contemplating or undergoing treatment.

Endometriosis Society
  Support and information for women suffering from endometriosis.

European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology
  A non-profit association established in Belgium to promote interest in and understanding of reproductive biology and medicine.

 Fertility Friends
  A meeting place for couples in the UK fertility community.

Future Health - stem cell banking
  Site developed for both parents and healthcare professionals who want to learn more about stem cells found in umbilical cord blood.

Healthcare At Home
  External pharmacy/drug supplier

Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority
  Government regulator of infertility treatment in the UK. Contains information (including results) and contact details for all centres providing treatment in the UK.

Infertility Network UK
  Largest network in the UK for those experiencing fertility problems.

International Council on Infertility Information Dissemination - INCIID
  American site providing current information and immediate support regarding the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of infertility and pregnancy loss, and offers guidance to those considering adoption or childfree lifestyles.
  IVF news articles, reviews, books etc.

 IVF World
  The biggest independent fertility, patients and ratings organisation in the UK. It has members in other parts of the world. Provides clinic reviews and rating, support and advice for patients, message boards, online magazine and much more.

 IVI Valencia
  One of the most successful egg donation centres in Europe - linked to GCRM.

 Male Fertility UK
  Provider of information and services to men with questions about infertility.

National Gamete Donation Trust
  Practical information for those considering becoming an egg or sperm donor, health professionals and those requiring treatment with donor eggs or sperm.

 One at a time
  One at a time is a professionally-led site aimed at reducing the risks of multiple pregnancies from fertility treatment.

  Site for women with ovarian cancer, their families and their friends

 Progress Trust
  Legal and ethical discussion on the implications of infertility and human genetics. Holds regular public debates, conferences and free web & email news and information service.

  Vast American site dedicated to providing education and support for infertile couples.

 Surrogacy UK
  Support and information for anyone with an interest in surrogacy within the UK.

  Self help group for women suffering from polycystic ovaries