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WELCOME TO OUR NEW AJFN TEAM MEMBERS

WELCOME TO OUR NEW AJFN TEAM MEMBERS

 WELCOME TO OUR NEW AJFN TEAM MEMBERS  Couples in our community struggling with infertility need our support now more than ever. In response to over 120% increase in demand for AJFN’s services following our exponential growth in communal awareness and outreach in recent years, coupled with the impact of COVID-19, we are thrilled to announce a new milestone for AJFN; our Professional…

Jewish fertility challenges in the modern world

Jewish fertility challenges in the modern world

As we live through these unprecedented times, we know many of you have lots of questions around fertility and associated treatments. We will always answer questions as best as we can, but for the times that we can’t, we have a wonderful network of experts who are willing to lend a hand. 👉 Join our Founder & Executive Director, Shterny…

Webinar summary- Pathway to Parenthood talk #2

Webinar summary- Pathway to Parenthood talk #2

The AJFN, in conjunction with Wolper Hospital, hosted its second Pathway to Parenthood event on 21st June 2020. The webinar saw two eminent fertility specialists Dr Rachael Rodgers and Dr Jeffrey Persson discuss the topic ‘It might not happen quickly, what then?’ from both a male and female perspective.   To watch a recording of the talk please click here Dr…

Webinar summary-Pathway to Parenthood talk #1

Webinar summary-Pathway to Parenthood talk #1

‘ So glad to have had the opportunity to participate as a couple about to embark on our journey to parenthood. I wouldn’t have thought to ask many of the questions discussed, so it really educated me about what one should start thinking about.’  Couple in their late 20’s. ‘So informative and interesting. Having been through the process of genetic…

Mother’s day

Mother’s day

Mother’s Day can be a difficult and painful for those who dream of being a mother. It feels like everyone else in the world has been able to have a child, and it can make feelings of isolation and exclusion worse. So if you’re hurting this Mother’s Day, reach out to those you can count on. If you know someone…

National Infertility Awareness Week

National Infertility Awareness Week

AJFN Team Members rocking their orange gear today in a show of support for National Infertility Awareness week. For those couples struggling we are here for you, you are not alone. Together we can change the conversation and remove the #stigma. RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association #wearorange#nationalinfertilityawarenessweek #changetheconversation #resolve#infertilityawareness #niaw #infertiltiysupport

Important updates and resources for COVID-19

Important updates and resources for COVID-19

We are living in unprecedented times with COVID- 19 (Coronavirus) affecting all aspects of our day to day lives. During this time of community concern, we would like to reassure you that we are closely monitoring protocols and updates from the Federal and State Government regarding COVID-19, and our thoughts are with the whole community in these trying times. Whilst…

2019..It’s a wrap

2019..It’s a wrap

As we reflect on 2019, we are incredibly grateful for the remarkable year we’ve had with the highlight being our annual major event held in October; “Conversations for the Soul”. The event combined with our inaugural 24-hr Miracle Making Day raised a total of $185,775!These funds allow us to cover up to 37 rounds of treatment for couples in need.…

We did it..$186,525!

We did it..$186,525!

WE DID IT!! What an AMAZING community! The final totals are in from all funds raised through last week’s event combined with our inaugural 24-hour Miracle Making Day, and we are overwhelmed by the incredible result! A massive thank YOU for the crucial role you played as part of our exceptionally generous community, because together we raised $186,525! The 11…

AJFN Media Coverage

AJFN Media Coverage

We are overwhelmed by the support received at our event ‘Conversations for the Soul’ held on Wednesday 30 October. A very special evening that touched so many! What greater way to open the conversation about infertility than the front page of the newspaper together with radio and live TV! Media mentions Front page of The Australian – Thursday 31 October Daily…