World Childless Week 2017 began when Stephanie Phillips had an idea for a global awareness week which she mentioned to a few close friends. Inspired by their enthusiasm, she spoke to the childless not by choice community who rallied round and stepped forward to offer their support. 

Join in with World Childless Week

We'd love you to get involved. Here's how you can do this.

  • Sign up for our newsletter and we'll keep you up to speed with events for World Childless Week 2019

  • Donate to support World Childless Week 2019 and make a dedication if you wish.

  • Find out how to get involved on our FAQ page.

  • Join our community and business directories. Find out more in our FAQ page.

  • Download our Press Release and contact your local paper, podcast or radio station

  • Download the poster pack and pin them up at a notice board near you.


About Stephanie

Stephanie Phillips is passionate about raising awareness for the childless not by choice. After realising that there was no national recognition of the community she decided to start World Childless Week. She helps to administrate the Facebook based group called Childless Path To Acceptance for those past the point of trying to conceive and founded Childless Chit Chat and Childless Perks!! whose emphasis is on breaking away from the support and building friendships and finding laughter in a safe child-free zone.  

Steph lives in Worcestershire. She enjoys her aqua classes and occasional trips to the gym but prefers to eat out and then relax in front of the television with a puzzle book and one of her two rescue cats snuggled up beside her.  She is writing a self-help book about being childless not by choice after researching the thoughts and emotions of over 200 women.

Download our Press Release

Download the poster pack


Interviews with the World Childless Week Champions

Please return to the home page to obtain links in the bios for the Champions.


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