Who else is out there?

Some sites dealing with single parenting by choice and donor-conceived children.

Donor Conception Network – a self-help network of over 1,600 families created with the help of donated eggs, sperm or embryos; couples and individuals seeking to found a family this way; and adults conceived using a donor.

Single Mothers by Choice – provides support and information to single women who are considering, or have chosen, single motherhood.

Fertility Friends – a community helping people with infertility, adoption, parenting after infertility and moving on.

Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority – UK government advice for donor-conceived people.

Donor Sibling Registry – has helped to connect more than 9316 half-siblings (and/or donors) with each other. Founded in 2000 to assist individuals conceived as a result of sperm, egg or embryo donation seeking to make mutually desired contact with others with whom they share genetic ties.

Australian Donor Conception Network – a group of people offering each other mutual moral support for their journeys of donor conception.

Choice Moms – building community, resources and services for choice moms worldwide.

Olivia’s view – about donor conception family life, comment, reflections, issues, topics and questions.

SMC Australia – the national support and advocacy group for women who are thinking about or have become sole parents and their children.

2 Responses to Who else is out there?

  1. Julia says:

    Hey there…you and I am almost exactly the same age….I turn 40 in March…and I am going thru the same process. I am glad to read your blog. It is a touch of reality! I have several friends who have gone through this, but in different circumstances….yours are exactly like mine (more or less) anyway. I started a blog as well, though I am at the very beginning of my process. My blog is called “My New Normal” http://mynewnormalsmbc.blogspot.com/

    It is nice to know there are other people out there like me :) By the way, I am in Boulder, Colorado :) Good Luck…Julia

    • Choice says:

      Hi Julia, thanks so much for getting in touch. There are lots of us out there! It’s very exciting starting out on this path once the decision has been made. Good luck!

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