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Donor conception: Telling your child

Support for telling your child

Registered reproductive clinics

Some clinics provide ongoing services for parents and donor-conceived children, young people and adults including how parents can talk with their child, other family members and friends.

Find information about registered clinics at SA Register of Assisted Reproductive Treatment Providers

Victorian Assisted Reproductive Treatment Authority

Resources on telling children about where they came from and talking to other family members/friends. Support groups for parents, including solo mums, as well as donor-conceived adults.

Telling children, family and others

Solo Mums by Choice (SMC)

Online forum for solo mums

Donor Conception Network (UK)

Parent-led family support network. ‘Out of Europe’. Annual membership available.

Donor Conception Network

Parent Easy Guide

Donor conception: telling your child

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02 Mar 2021
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