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In today’s society families come in all different shapes and sizes, which brings the need for fresh information on parenting. In future years many more men and women will explore alternative ways to make the dream of having a family a reality.

The IFAASA “Pathways to Parenthood Information Evening” will be dedicated to raising awareness about modern families and giving advice to would-be parents. Topics include: treatment options, selecting an egg donor/sperm donor, surrogacy and legal implications. We will also have short stories from a surrogate carrier of six babies, a mom of a baby conceived through donor eggs, and a very proud mommy& daddy of an adopted son.

Date: Thursday 9th June 7pm to 9pm

Venue: Da Vincenzo Restaurant, Montrose Road, Barbeque Downs nr Sunninghill

Cost: R100 per person

Refreshments will be served


Dr Tony Rodrigues (Reproductive Medicine Specialist) – Treatment Options: Egg/Sperm Donors and Surrogacy

Dr Mandy Rodrigues (Clinical Psychologist) – Surrogacy and the Role of the Psychologist

Robynne Friedman (Attorney in Family Law and Surrogacy) – Surrogacy and the Law

Zoe Cohen (Private Adoption Social Worker)  – The Adoption Process

Lee-Ann Strydom (Surrogate Consultant and proud carrier of 6 Surrogate Babies) – What it means to be a Surrogate

Angela Kelleher (IFAASA Director) – Proud Recipient of Donor Eggs

Saskia Williams (IFAASA Director) – Proud Mommy of an Adopted Son

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EFT Details:


Bank: Nedbank

Current Account Number: 1060814382

Branch:  198765 (Clearwater Roodepoort)

Reference: Your Name and Surname