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Fertility Network UK appoints Interim CEO

The board of trustees at Fertility Network UK are thrilled to appoint Sharon Martin as Interim CEO. Sharon has been Head of Grants and Business Development at Fertility Network UK for seven years and has supported the charity in forging crucial relationships with external partners to help drive the mission…

We’re heading to The Fertility Show!

We are delighted to announce we will be at @thefertilityshow, taking place on 18th – 19th May at Olympia London 🙌 Come and meet the FNUK team and get the support you need on your route to parenthood. Join expert talks, interviews and panels with the world’s leading fertility experts, plus…

World’s first IVF clinic Bourn Hall partners with national charity Fertility Network UK to help more employers implement ‘fertility fairness’ in their workplace

The world’s first IVF clinic, Bourn Hall, is joining forces with the UK’s national fertility charity, Fertility Network UK, on their Fertility in the Workplace (FiTW) initiative, which helps firms support staff experiencing fertility struggles.  “One in six people have difficulties conceiving, and all are of working age. Infertility impacts…

Staffing update 

Message from the Board of Trustees

Coping with Christmas when you have fertility issues

Is there a best way to face the festive season when it fills you with dread? Here are some tips

Fertility patients priced out of becoming parents and pressured into unwelcome and potentially risky treatment choices by cost-of-living crisis and lack of NHS-funded care

At the start of Fertility Week 2023, Fertility Network releases survey on how the cost-of-living crisis is impacting fertility patients

Frimley ICB will be changing its policy on access to NHS-funded fertility treatment for female same-sex couples

Fertility Network congratulates @whatwegandidnext for their tenacity & courage in challenging this unfair policy... they've done an incredible job of raising awareness of the terrible financial hurdle female same-sex couples face when they're hoping to start a family. Frimley Integrated Care Board hasn't said yet how it is going to…

Update on proposed Welsh fertility policy changes

The Welsh Health Specialised Services Committee (WHSSC) has provided an update on its proposed changes to fertility treatment in Wales. Thank you to everyone who responded to the consultation earlier this year. The WHSSC is now in the process of considering all the responses and comments it received, and this…

Could you be a Fertility Network board trustee?

We're looking for trustees to help shape our future as we celebrate our 20th anniversary.

Update on the proposed changes to fertility treatment in Wales

Update from Llais Cymru on the Welsh Health Specialised Services Committee (WHSSC) proposed changes to fertility treatment in Wales

Fertility Network is hiring!

Could you be our Communications & Content Manager for six months and help us celebrate our 20th birthday?

Hope & female choice at heart of Fertility Trends report, but concerns about falling NHS IVF

Hope and female choice are at the heart of a striking Fertility Trends 2021 report, but too many fertility patients are paying for their own medical care; says UK’s national fertility charity, Fertility Network UK, in response to the HFEA’s 2021 Fertility Trends report

Fertility Network UK appoints interim chief executive

Dr Catherine Hill appointed as new interim chief exec of Fertility Network UK

Tips for coping with Mother’s Day

Mother's Day can be one of the toughest days of the year when you're struggling with infertility. Here are some tips to help you get through the day.

They’ve done it: Everest #basecampforfertility

Massive congratulations - the HIMfertility team have made it to Everest base camp

Thank you to everyone who signed our Scream4IVF petition – we have reached 100,000 signatures

Fresh hope for childless couples as Fertility Network’s #Scream4IVF petition passes 100,000 signatures mark for a Parliamentary debate

Fertility survey: your help needed

Can you help: if you are struggling to become parents, please spare 5 min to fill in this online fertility survey

Bury cuts NHS IVF

Bury CCG is cutting the number of IVF cycles it offers from 3 to just 1 for new patients, effective from 1 October 2018

Know your fertility vital statistics

Fertility Network UK responds to HFEA egg freezing report

Joint statement on the NGA multiple pregnancy report

Joint statement by the Multiple Births Foundation, British Fertility Society, Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority, Fertility Network UK and the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, on the publication of the National Guideline Alliance report into the costs of multiple pregnancies.