Fertility & Sexuality

"It was mid-May when I was diagnosed and six weeks later, it was a day before chemo when they first told me about fertility and that I was not going to be able to have kids... I was quite annoyed that it was six weeks later... they knew I was young"
AYA patient

Printable Resources


Support Directory

For questions about sexual health contact the below services

  • For a full list of national sexual health services | www.nzshs.org/clinics
  • Family planning – Offers health information, clinical services, education, training and research and works with people of any gender, age, ethnicity or sexual orientation. www.familyplanning.org.nz
  • Please also consider DHB based gynaecology services that provide a more specialist service.

Web Resources

Livestrong Fertility Website

A website link that directs you to educational information and access to resources that support cancer patients and survivors whose fertility may be at risk due to a cancer diagnosis and/or its treatment.