Other useful websites

BICA does not take responsibility for the content of these sites.

Association of Clinical Embryologists (ACE)

www.embryologists.org.uk
…professional body of and for embryologists in the UK. ACE was founded in 1993 to promote high standards of practice in clinical embryology and to support the professional interests of embryologists working in the UK. ACE now has in excess of 400 members.

ACeBabes

www.acebabes.co.uk

Advanced Fertility Center of Chicago

www.advancedfertility.com

The Australian and New Zealand Infertility Counsellors Association

www.fertilitysociety.com.au/anzica/

British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)

www.bacp.co.uk

…BACP is leading the effort to make counselling and psychotherapy widely recognised as a profession whose purpose and activity is understood by the general public.

Bristol Cancer Help

www.bristolcancerhelp.org

British Fertility Society (BFS)

www.britishfertilitysociety.org.uk
… To provide a common forum for members of various disciplines, with an interest in infertility, reproductive medicine and biology, to meet and discuss practice, research, policy and ethics for the advancement of the subject.

British Society of Psychosomatic Obstetrics, Gynaecology & Andrology

www.bspoga.org

Brilliant Beginnings

www.brilliantbeginnings.co.uk

Creating UK families through surrogacy and egg donation, Natalie Gamble Associates pioneered UK fertility law, and has already helped over 400 UK families created through surrogacy and donation in many different countries, as well as having a long history shaping law and policy.  Now, at Brilliant Beginnings, the same team brings a new kind of help for families.

CHANA

www.chana.org.uk

Chana supports couples dealing with fertility issues in the Jewish community throughout the UK and Europe. In addition it offers a Wellbeing range of services for Men Women and Teenagers related to reproductive health.
For further information please contact Rae Adler at rae@chana.org.uk

Counselling Directory

www.counselling-directory.org.uk

…support network of UK counsellors and psychotherapists, with information on their training and experience, areas of counselling, fees and contact details. This service is free, confidential and easy to use.

Daisy Network

www.daisynetwork.org.uk
… founded in 1995 by a group of women who were patients of Dr Conway, who is a patron of the charity. An affiliation with the charity Infertility Network UK (previously known as CHILD) was formed at the same time. The group started off being run by women in their spare time and today continues to be run totally by volunteers.

Donor Conception Network

www.dcnetwork.org
… a network of parents with children conceived with donated sperm eggs or embryos, adult offspring, and those contemplating or undergoing treatment

Edinburgh Fertility

www.edinburghfertility.co.uk

Scottish treatment fertility issues, pre-conception care and pregnancy care

Scottish Care and Information on Miscarriage

www.miscarriagesupport.org.uk

EQUIP

www.equip.nhs.uk

…an NHS website which signposts people in the West Midlands to useful health and social care websites that have been quality-checked, plus a directory of over 4200 support groups and services both national and local

Fertility Expert

www.fertilityexpert.co.uk

…focused on understanding fertility and infertility treatments, tests and support

The Fertility Network

www.ivf.net

Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA)

www.hfea.gov.uk
… the UK’s independent regulator overseeing safe and appropriate practice in fertility treatment and embryo research.

Infertility Network UK

www.infertilitynetworkuk.com

Infertility Network UKInfertility Network UK are the UK’s leading infertility support network, and we’re here to offer information and support to anyone affected by fertility problems.

Miscarriage Association

www.miscarriageassociation.org.uk

Provides support and information for those suffering the effects of pregnancy loss

More to LIfe

www.moretolife.co.uk

National Gamete Donation Trust (NGDT)

www.ngdt.co.uk

Natalie Gamble Associates

www.nataliegambleassociates.com

Website of the UK’s leading fertility lawyers, containing a wealth of free and regularly updated legal information and legal resources for counsellors, patients and anyone else interested in surrogacy, donor conception, embryo storage and consent, IVF, HFEA regulation and other fertility law issues.

National Gametes Donation Trust

www.ngdt.co.uk

NHS EQUIP

www.equip.nhs.uk

One at a time

www.oneatatime.org.uk
…professionally-led site aimed at reducing the risks of multiple pregnancies from fertility treatment.

Pink Parents

www.pinkparents.org.uk

Porter Dodson Fertility & Parenting Law

www.porterdodsonfertility.com

A new pioneering multi-media fertility and parenting law website. It contains lots of information, articles, video and social media about fertility law, donor conception, surrogacy, embryos, eggs and sperm and children and parenting. It’s aimed at fertility patients, clinicians, counsellors and other professionals and it’s free and user-friendly.

Progress Educational Trust

www.progress.org.uk

Project Group on Assisted Reproduction (Progar)

http://basw.co.uk/progar

Resolve: the National Infertility Association

www.resolve.org

Childlessness overcome through surrogacy

www.surrogacy.org.uk

The American Fertility Association

www.theafa.org

UK Donorlink

www.ukdonorlink.org.uk

Verity

www.verity-pcos.org.uk