Personal Stories

With 1-in-6 people diagnosed with some form of infertility, chances are there is someone out there with a similar story to yours. 

IFAASA is going out there to find those stories. If yours isn’t here, we would love to hear it, regardless if it is ongoing or what the resolution was. Sharing your experience might help someone else. 

Please feel free to send your story to You may, of course, remain anonymous, and please note that we do not allow the endorsement or slander of any specific medical professionals or clinics.

My Parents are 1 in 6

My name is Pasco and this is my parents,  Denis and Veronica’s journey to our family: When Denis and I met in 1980, we discussed and agreed that we wanted children very early in our marriage. Brandon, our son was conceived in our third year of marriage and, we wanted...

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6th - 7th March Gallagher Convention Centre Fertility Show Africa offers show visitors a unique opportunity to meet face-to-face with leading fertility, adoption & surrogacy specialists, in one place, at one time, in a safe and supportive environment, making the...

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UNDERSTANDING THE CAUSES OF INFERTILITY Date: 5th OctoberTime: 8am - 12noon Venue: Sunset Boma, R55, Blue Hills, Midrand Speakers: Dr Jack Biko - Femicare Fertility Clinic Dr Razina Patel - Sandton Fertility Clinic Dr Zozo Nene - Steve Biko Clinic / Life Health Care...

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When Babies Don’t Come – FREE 2ND SCREENING

When Babies Don't Come is a Documentary by award winning Film Maker Molatelo Mainetje. See the trailer here. We have the pleasure of running a private screening of the film. It has already won numerous awards, including one for Best Documentary Feature at the 2018...

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Join like minded Men to braai and chat. When: 16th February 1pm- 3pm Where: A house in Barbeque Downs, Midrand (address revealed when you RSVP) Entry Fee: Your drinks RSVP: NO GIRLS ALLOWED!

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Women’s Support Network Brunch

JOBURG! Would you like to meet some fellow ladies who are also experiencing the toughness that is Infertility, as well as learning some coping skills and a bit more about women's health? IF SO, JOIN US FOR OUR WOMEN'S ONLY SUPPORT BRUNCH Date and Time: Saturday 15th...

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Dr Paul le Roux

Introducing our Non Executive Board Member: Dr Paul le Roux Dr Paul le Roux is a Director, and the CEO, of Cape Fertility Clinic. He is a registered Specialist in Reproductive Medicine with the Health Professions Council of South Africa. He completed his specialist...

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