Joyce Fertility Support Center

Joyce Fertility Support Center
Uganda

Empowering Patients to become full partners in ART Health Care

Activities


Activities

Member recruitment – invitation of members and friends to the organization
Build support group networks from village community to national umbrella organization.
Convening education programs such as, workshops, campaigns and documenting various studies on infertility and reproductive health. We have a library with infertility information accessible to members.
Building Networks with other organizations in the field of reproductive healthcare and social change.
Promoting the use of Advanced Reproductive Technologies as a viable treatment for infertility.
Bringing forward patients’ issues for legislator’s action.
Working with media in out reach programs.
Offer counseling services to infertile couples.
Training of Trainers (TOTs) in replicating the JFSCU Model to communities
Communication is facilitated by exchange of information to members, one on one, group and online .

Support Activities

Member meetings and annual conference
Annual Exhibition week
Press conferences
Scientific workshops
International Annual Symposium; International Consumer Support for Infertility, European Society of Human Reproduction & Embryology (ESHRE).
Regional Support Networking – Africa Infertility Alliance
Communities reach out and establishment of patient support groups nationally