Getting Close: Singlehood, Intimacy and Aging with Kate Kaufmann
Single or partnered (for the long-haul or for the moment), intimacy is crucial to healthy aging, especially when you don’t have kids. Kate Kaufmann, author of Do You Have Kids? Life When the Answer is No, talks with Katy about creating fulfilling intimate connections at all ages.
- Kate KaufmannOwner, Never Expecting
Kate Kaufmann (she/her) is the international, award-winning author of Do You Have Kids? Life When the Answer is No. She advocates for better understanding of the childless/childfree demographic and is a popular speaker, media guest, and conversation-starter. Outlets where her work has been featured include NBC, Psychology Today, the National Organization for Women, and the Washington Post.
- Katy SeppiFounder, Chasing Creation
Katy Seppi (she/her) is designing an unexpectedly childfree life after infertility. After her hysterectomy in 2017, she started Chasing Creation to provide support, resources and community for those who are also involuntarily childless. In addition to the Childless Collective Summit, she offers: a monthly, virtual Childless Support Circle; monthly Childless Chat Webinars with special guests; and online workshops. She holds a Master’s of Social Work from the University of Georgia with an emphasis in community empowerment and program development.