Getting Egg Donation Right

For you as a donor, for you as a recipient and for your future child.

We specialise in finding, matching and looking after altruistic egg donors with one-to-one, anonymous donation. We are proud of the outstanding success rates with Altrui donors, from working in partnership with the best clinicians in this country.

Our whole ethos at Altrui is not just to get egg donation right for our donors and recipients but, most importantly, for any child, or children, that may be born as a result. Whilst we are fully focused on helping our recipients to get pregnant, we also look longer term to consider what is best for any future children, which is why we have taken such care in planning the way Altrui works and what makes us so different.

Hundreds of people have realised their hopes of starting, or completing, a family through us.

Using our extensive knowledge and understanding of all aspects of egg donation and IVF, we guide egg donors and recipients through the process, offering a very personal and unique service.  Our aim is to make the journey simple, safe and rewarding for the kind women who come forward to donate some of their eggs.

Our dedicated team is committed to making the egg donation process the very best experience for everyone. Your care is paramount at every step of the way, reflecting the Altrui ethos.

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For Donors

If you are interested in becoming an egg donor, we really appreciate your thoughtfulness in donating eggs to couples

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For Recipients

Thanks to the many incredibly generous women in the UK who have donated eggs through Altrui, our egg recipients no

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My husband and I have received an impeccable service from Altrui, we would not have found a donor without the help of Alison and her team. They have given us continuous support and at all times guided on every step of the process.

Suzie - Egg Recipient

don’t know yet whether the couple I donated to will be successful, but the team at Altrui helped me see that the gift I was giving was not a guarantee, but the gift of hope and, indeed, altruism. Regardless of the outcome, I feel very good about donating through Altrui and would consider doing it again in the future.

Amy - Egg Donor

I found being a donor a really rewarding experience and it was much easier than I had anticipated. Both the team at Altrui and at the unit were wonderful, caring and considerate, and were always available if I had any questions or for support. We soon got the hang of the meds and I luckily didn’t feel any effects from them. I found the procedure much quicker, easier and less painful than I had thought it might be. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Altrui.

Sarah - Egg Donor

Everything was explained fully and I knew exactly what was happening at all times. The clinic were so thorough and I was really looked after. During the injections, all staff at Altrui were available for any questions I had and advice about pre and post donation. The feeling that I may have helped a couple have a family is amazing. I will remember this forever.

Rena - Egg Donor

The team at Altrui are so experienced you could not be in better hands. They are extremely accommodating and work around any crazy schedule you give them. At the end of the day it all becomes worth it to know you have made two people incredibly happy.

Meg - Egg Donor

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Recipient Information Evening

Thank you to everyone who attended the Altrui Information Evening on Wednesday and we were so pleased to be able to give an all-round picture of egg donation. Many people came to the evening and we were so grateful to our fantastic speakers who gave their perspective. One of our amazing donors spoke extremely clearly […]

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Does egg donation affect my contraception?

If you are thinking about being a donor, you may be asked to change your contraception at some point. These are the ones that are hormonally based – the Mirena coil, Implant or injection as they can give false readings on tests and interfere with the development of the eggs in the donation cycle. The […]

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Altrui Fertility

There is so much news in the media about fertility that we think you’ll find it helpful, as recipients, to hear about current fertility issues in one place… So we have launched a Facebook page to keep you updated: ‘Altrui Fertility‘. Altrui receives information about the latest research, developments and changes that frequently take time […]

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What will I know about the recipient I’m matched with

How many appointments will I need

Is egg donation painful

Will I get to know happens as a result of my donation

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