What’s New with the Project

What’s New with The Project

We are officially a tax-exempt organization as of August 11, 2014. We are thrilled for the chance to raise funds to support our organization and see it grow. Please Donate.

What Was Your Experience?…Share Your Story to Help Other Women

Our research team continues to capture longer, more in-depth stories from advanced maternal age mothers like you. Our Nonprofit is bringing them to our international audience in narrative form, along with audio clips and photos of the women and their families. Share Your StoryIf you became a mother for the first time at age of 35 or later, we’d love to hear your story! We are now scheduling for individual sessions for in person and telephone interviews. Please complete our form (below) as a first step.

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Featured Stories of Women of Advanced Maternal Age

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Rachel’s Story

While contemplating a second Advanced Maternal Age pregnancy, Rachel from California found our work and shared some of her story. We … [Read More...]

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Stephanie’s Story of Birth on Two Continents

Stephanie shares her unique story of motherhood. Stephanie is not only an advanced maternal age mother of two, but also a reverend and a doula in … [Read More...]

Sharing Our Perspectives: Emily’s Feedback

Emily is a 52-year-old woman who is pregnant for the first time and used donor egg IVF to conceive. She wrote us recently and we are hoping to hear … [Read More...]

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Information Series

From Recoverymama.com, Dr. Linda Shanti's Blog

MYTH Busting on Pregnancy

Since becoming a mom at an advanced maternal age, licensed clinical psychologist Dr. Linda Shanti's passions have expanded to include supporting women … [Read More...]

Serena and Her Son Riley

About Risk: Comparing Apples with Apples

Serena Kirby, a professional writer and AMA mom from Western Australia contacted us this summer. Her new book called Better Late Than Never … [Read More...]

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Thankful for a Choice and Creating Your Own Legacy

  By Marcia Clark My mom had my baby sister when she was 41.  Back in the 1960s this was amazing and uncommon. Was she scared and did the … [Read More...]

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From the Founder and Executive Director

The Past is Prologue

By Sharon Munroe I came of age in the 1980s, an exuberant time in international business. My aspirations were to jump on the corporate ladder and quickly climb it as my father and grandfather had done. I was inspired and motivated for career success. I chose a joint challenge of doing this in New York […]

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We Want to Interview You! An Easy Way to Participate in The Project.

    You’re a fan of our site and love reading the stories of motherhood. You feel like you have your own unique story to tell but don’t necessarily know how you’ll fit writing it into your busy life. We can help! Let us interview you. It’s quick, painless, and, best of all, you don’t […]

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Expert Voices

Dr. Christina Hibbert

Expert Voices: Christina G. Hibbert, Psy.D.

Pregnancy & Postpartum Emotional Health: What Every New Parent Should Know   Most families excitedly prepare for this “beginning of … [Read More...]

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Expert Voice Iris Waichler, MSW, LCSW

                                    Choices and Tips for Starting a Family After Age 35   The number of women who are choosing to have a … [Read More...]

Dr. Christina Hibbert

Expert Voices: Christina G. Hibbert, Psy.D. on Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorders

In Part 1 of my contribution to The Advanced Maternal Age Project we discussed the emotional changes that typically accompany pregnancy and … [Read More...]

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