Solo mums’ support group

Due to the current COVID-19 health situation this support group meeting has been postponed until the situation has resolved. 
We are considering holding the meeting by ZOOM teleconferencing. Please email if you would be interested in attending. Please ensure you specify which group you want to attend.
We are very disappointed and imagine you will be too. If there are issues you are facing that can’t wait and you would like book a session with one of the counselling team please email

This group facilitates talking, sharing, thinking, listening, and provides an opportunity to mix with other solo mums and their donor conceived children – as well as those about to embark on their treatment journey.

Who facilitates this group?

A counsellor at VARTA, Leanne Haynes (solo mum and secretary).

When does the group meet?

This group is held from 10am-12pm, on the following Saturdays.

Dates for 2020

  • 22 February
  • 18 April
  • 20 June
  • 22 August
  • 24 October
  • 12 December

Download the solo mums’ group flyer

Do you have further questions?

If you have questions related to this area please contact Kylie Stone or Emily Hunter at VARTA on 03 8601 5250 or by email.

If you would like to register for this group please email Leanne Haynes.


Clifton Hall  (in the room behind Gallery 314 - access from Darlington Parade)
Richmond United Church
314 Church Street