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Alliance for Fertility Preservation on Children's Cause for Cancer Advocacy Webinar - blog post image

Alliance for Fertility Preservation on Children's Cause for Cancer Advocacy Webinar

In June 2018, our Executive Director, Joyce Reinecke participated in a Webinar for the Children’s Cause for Cancer Advocacy Group. George Dahlman, the CEO of Children’s Cause for Cancer Advocacy Group described the group as, “…focused on public policy issues. While we primarily deal with Washington, there are a great many issues that can’t be...

23 August
AFP’s Response to FAFTA and Being an Advocate - blog post image

AFP’s Response to FAFTA and Being an Advocate

Being an advocate takes hard work and dedication.

You need to be committed not just when you feel you’ve had a major accomplishment but especially when you feel like there’s still work that needs to be done.

If you’re in New York and have been following the Fair Access to Fertility Treatment Act (FAFTA), you know that near t...

30 July
The Poppoff Radio Show with Mary Jane Popp interviews AFP Executive Director Joyce Reinecke, J.D. - blog post image

The Poppoff Radio Show with Mary Jane Popp interviews AFP Executive Director Joyce Reinecke, J.D.

Joyce Reinecke, our Executive Director, is a guest on the fast-paced two hour Magazine-style Show, "The Popp of Show" hosted by Mary Jane Popp. In this segment, Joyce shares her own cancer diagnosis in her twenties, how it impacted her fertility and how it inspired her to become an infertility advocate for the 70,000 young people diagnosed e...

04 June
Making An Impact in Fertility Preservation Legislation in Maryland - blog post image

Making An Impact in Fertility Preservation Legislation in Maryland

One of the many objectives the Alliance for Fertility Preservation has been to share stories of those who have been diagnosed with or survived cancer and faced family-building challenges as a result. We aim to share these stories not only with other newly-diagnosed patients and survivors so they can learn about their options but also, to hel...

17 May
Opportunity and Rights for New York's Women and Girls: Access to Fertility Treatment. - blog post image

Opportunity and Rights for New York's Women and Girls: Access to Fertility Treatment.

The Alliance for Fertility Preservation had the extreme pleasure of attending the press conference where the Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo unveiled his “Opportunity and Rights Agenda for New York's Women and Girls, 2018.”

It was a packed audience made up of some men, but mostly women at the New-York Historical Society on Janua...

12 January
Get to Know (and help support) the Fair Access to Fertility Treatment (FAFTA) - blog post image

Get to Know (and help support) the Fair Access to Fertility Treatment (FAFTA)

Risa A Levine is an attorney in private practice in New York City. She serves on the Board of Directors of RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association and advocates on behalf of fertility patients on the state and federal level.

You're 29. You eat organic eggs and salads (mostly), but love your French fries...

19 December
The Power of A Patient: Achieving Fertility Preservation Coverage for Connecticut - blog post image

The Power of A Patient: Achieving Fertility Preservation Coverage for Connecticut

Earlier this year, Connecticut became the first state to pass legislation that guarantees insurance coverage for standard fertility preservation services. For patients who need these services due to a medical necessity – including undergoing chemotherapy or other fertility-threat...

14 September
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