Genea Oxford provides a supportive and inclusive egg and sperm donor treatment program and our dedicated team will guide you through the process. These may vary between Genea locations, dependent on state legislation. Genea Oxford believes it is important for both medical and psychosocial reasons that a child is able to know his or her genetic origins.
Sperm donors are in hot demand with the shortage of donors the worst it has ever been in New Zealand. About women are on the waiting list for a donor at Fertility Associates, which has clinics throughout the country, with the wait time sitting at about two years. At Auckland's Fertility Plus the wait time is just as long and there is an official wait list of about 40 women but scientific director Margaret Merrilees said she believed there were many more women who would put their names forward if there were more donors.
Melissa Maynard almost gave up on having children, then she found a sperm donor online. The two-bedroom flat in South Auckland's East Tamaki could rival a daycare centre: there's box-upon-box of brightly coloured toys and books, a Jolly Jumper and a bouncer complete with a clip-on activity table emblazoned with cartoon animals. But 6-month-old Emerson is more interested in his mum Melissa Maynard,
Your Doctor, Nurse or Donor Co-ordinator at your local clinic will be able to advise you how long the approximate waiting time is. It is important to be aware that the length of time you may need to wait is an estimate, the waiting time can become longer or shorter. This is because there are many factors contributing. Sexual orientation, age, treatment type, relationship status, ethnicity etc.
Our sperm donor matching service is more than just an online gallery of donors for women who are looking to become pregnant. We showcase our latest members in New Zealand who either wish to become a sperm donor, are looking for a sperm donor to help them conceive or they are considering a co-parenting option. We also have lot's of women who are looking for a sperm donor to help them conceive.
You can donate sperm or eggs to someone you know, or you can contact a fertility clinic to apply to be a donor for someone you don't know. If you're considering donating eggs or sperm, you should contact a fertility clinic to find out what's involved. Donors in NZ can't be paid.
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Dr Guy Gudex, the clinical director of Fertility Plus at National Women's Hospital, said about six years ago fertility clinics in New Zealand voluntarily agreed they would only accept donors willing to be identified when their child turned For years donor details were not kept and children conceived by donor insemination were often unable to locate their donor father. That raised issues about children's sense of identity and more practical concerns, such as medical histories.