Useful websites

The websites below provide useful information about fertility and IVF. If you are looking for support groups, please click on the link on the right.

BICA

BICA (British Infertility Counselling Association) is the only professional association for infertility counsellors and counselling in the UK. Their website includes tips for choosing the right counsellor and a search for counsellors.

The British Fertility Society

The British Fertility Society is a national multidisciplinary organisation representing professionals practising in the field of reproductive medicine. They provide fact sheets for the general public.

European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology

The main aim of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology is to promote interest in, and understanding of, reproductive biology and medicine. It is primarily aimed at professionals.

NICE

NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence) is an independent organisation responsible for providing national guidance on promoting good health and preventing and treating ill health. They provide guidelines written for both professionals and the public. They have produced guidance on fertility treatment.

One At A Time

One At A Time is a professionally-led site aimed at reducing the risks of multiple pregnancies from fertility treatment. It includes comprehensive information for you.

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) is the UK's independent regulator overseeing the use of gametes and embryos in fertility treatment and research. They provide a wealth of information for you, donor conceived people and donors, as well as for professionals.