by Sam Everingham
Posted on 2022-06-03 at 01:30:26
Juanita Copeland is the President and Board Chair of Fertility NZ (FNZ). A journalist by trade, Juanita began volunteering for FNZ after her own lengthy experience of infertility. Having witnessed the immense benefit of peer support combined with credible, local information around navigating infertility and treatment, Juanita was soon a key volunteer running a regional support group. She then joined the Board in 2016 and is now proud to be the Board Chair of FNZ, the charity that walks alongside people facing fertility challenges.
Lawyer, Stewart Dalley of D&S Law, has both lived and professional experience of surrogacy, having represented several people with their surrogacy journeys (domestically and internationally) as well as having three children of his own through surrogacy. Stewart is considered an expert in the field of the laws related to human assisted reproduction, including surrogacy, sperm, […]
Thousands of couples and individuals in Australia are waiting for sperm and egg donations to help them grow their families, including those experiencing infertility, single women seeking motherhood by choice, as well as many in the LGBTQ+ community who require donor sperm or eggs to have a family. A ground-breaking campaign, Life. Pass it On. […]
For many couples who have experienced medical complications in pregnancy, including the heartbreak of late miscarriage or still-birth, working with a surrogate to create their family becomes the best way forward. However surrogacy arrangements can be complicated emotionally and logistically. Our information days profile surrogates, egg donors and parents who have gone down this route. […]