Three Ways to Make New Childless Friends with Katy Seppi
Being childless can have a huge impact on our friendships. I polled over 400 childless women and found that 94% feel lonely in their experience of being childless; 52% don’t have any childless or childfree friends online; and 54% don’t have childfree or childless friends near them that they see in person. In my presentation, I’ll walk you through three of my favorite tools for making new childless friends in your area. I know how powerful friendships can be. I can’t wait to share my best tips for making new connections.
- 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.