27 Apr National Infertility Awareness Week – NIAW
National Infertility Awareness Week, (NIAW) is a movement, founded in 1989 by RESOLVE.
Who is RESOLVE?
RESOLVE is The National Infertility Association, founded in 1974. They are made up of volunteers, employees, company supporters and independent supporters who unite for the same mission, to empower, educate, support and advocate for all persons struggling with family building due to infertility.
What is the purpose of National Infertility Awareness Week?
NIAW is a week dedicated to uniting Americans who are trying to remove the stigmas and roadblocks that keep them from having access to family building services. It is a week to spread awareness about the need that 1 in 5 women and 1 in 6 couples who require access to family building options and to protect the rights to access legal Infertility treatment services.
NIAW also serves as an emotional support week for many. During this week people are sharing their deeply personal infertility stories to spread awareness as to why family building resources are needed, not just wanted. The struggles of infertility have led countless men and women to silently suffer for decades. This special week serves as a sign that together, we are strong, and together we can make meaningful change.
Follow the link below to get involved.