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Path2Parenthood (P2P) is an inclusive organization committed to helping people create their families by providing leading-edge outreach programs and timely educational information. Their scope of work encompasses reproductive health, infertility prevention and treatment, and family-building options including adoption and third party solutions. P2P is a national, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization headquartered in New York City.
Provides current information and immediate support regarding the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of infertility and pregnancy loss, and offers guidance to those considering adoption or childfree lifestyles.
A non-profit organization with the only established, nationwide network of chapters mandated to promote reproductive health and to ensure equal access to all family building options for men and women experiencing infertility or other reproductive disorders.
SEEDS is a nonprofit organization founded by a group of egg donation and surrogacy agencies, whose purpose is to define and promote ethical behavior by all parties involved in third party reproduction. SEEDS, which stands for the Society for Ethics in Egg Donation and Surrogacy, carries out its mission by working with ART professionals to create a unified voice and develop and issue ethical standards for the various aspects of third party reproduction. We have currently developed several standards, and many more are planned. Our goal is to reach a wide audience of agencies and ART professionals and hear their opinions and input about industry standards. Ideally we will come to industry-wide agreement on the standards.
Unbiased surrogacy parenting advice and support for gay men worldwide. Men Having Babies, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that was spun off in July 2012 from a program that ran at the NYC LGBT Center since 2005. It started as a peer support network for biological gay fathers and fathers-to-be, offering monthly workshops and an annual seminar. Over time, elaborate online resources were developed, the group’s mailing list expanded to about 2000 couples and singles from around the world, and it teamed up with LGBT family associations to develop similar programs in Chicago, San Francisco, LA, Barcelona, Tel Aviv and Brussels.
Creating a hopeful foundation for greater possibilities is built upon becoming your best, healthiest self. Your fertility journey need not focus on the emotional, physical and financial challenges. Surrounding yourself with compassionate people who offer fertility support and wellness will ease the experience and give you the tools you need throughout this journey.
Windermere Baby and Family Wellness Center offers the services of labor and postpartum doulas, lactation specialists, birth education classes, infant CPR, and maternity concierge services while a mother is on bed rest. The mission of Windermere Baby and Family Wellness Center is to give families a different approach to having babies and raising families in a holistic and evidence-based manner.
Founded in 2002, Pulling Down the Moon recognizes the stress and emotional turmoil and fatigue that can come with infertility as well as your day to day health. They offer various services for Fertility, Pregnancy and Family Health.