Friends & Family – Come Together for Infertility Advocacy Night at RMACT
Below is the official statement on RMACT’s April 28th Friends and Family Evening. We are also posting more about how to register for this important evening.
Please note the following:
- This event is free and open to the public. All adults are welcome.
- You can come and still maintain your privacy– attending will not tell the world about your personal infertility story unless you make that choice.
- We need your help and presence– your attendance will add strength to our voice.
- We are doing this for you– our patients, non-patients, all family and friends that have been affected by infertility.
Join RMACT For a Night of Infertility Advocacy
Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut (RMACT) is proud to join in the advocacy efforts of Resolve- The National Infertility Association, to ensure that patient’s voices are heard by the lawmakers concerning infertility and family building coverage. On May 11th, our Patient Advocate, Lisa Rosenthal, (and Carrie VanSteen, Ladies Night In co-facilitator) will join thousands of others in Washington DC and present your letters to our lawmakers. Let’s show them how much we care!
RMACT is opening our doors in Norwalk for you to come and help- write & sign letters, stuff envelopes and more. We know that we can’t do this alone, but together, we can make a difference. So join us on April 28th in Norwalk from 6:00-8:00 PM for dinner, in lieu of Ladies Night In, and in recognition of National Infertility Awareness Week (NIAW). All adults are welcome - patients, friends, and family members. Anyone in your life who wants to help support your family building efforts.
Please read tomorrow’s blog for more concerning this important night and what it means for all of us.
NIAW Family and Friends Night!
RMACT is proud to join in the advocacy efforts of Resolve- The National Infertility Association, to ensure that patient’s voices are heard by the lawmakers concerning infertility and family building coverage.
WHEN – Thursday, April 28, 2016
6:00 - 8:00 PM
Free of charge, Dinner will be provided.
WHERE – RMACT Norwalk
761 Main Avenue, Suite 200 Norwalk CT 06851
Let us know you're coming! REGISTER HERE
About Lisa Rosenthal
Lisa has over thirty years of experience in the fertility field. After her personal infertility journey, she felt dissatisfied with the lack of comprehensive services available to support her. She was determined to help others undergoing fertility treatment. Lisa has been with RMACT for eleven years and serves as Patient Advocate and the Strategic Content Lead.
Lisa is the teacher and founder of Fertile Yoga, a program designed to support men and women on their quest for their families through gentle movement and meditation.
Lisa’s true passion is supporting patients getting into treatment, being able to stay in treatment and staying whole and complete throughout the process. Lisa is also a Certified Grief Recovery Specialist, which is helpful in her work with fertility patients.
Her experience also includes working with RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association and The American Fertility Association (now Path2Parenthood), where she was Educational Coordinator, Conference Director and Assistant Executive Director.