intended parents

gestational surrogate mother

What is a Gestational Surrogate?

Gestational surrogate mother: Experienced versus non-experienced surrogates What is Gestational Surrogacy? Gestational surrogacy is the most common type of surrogacy in Canada and the United States to...

independent surrogacy

11 Tips for your Indy Surrogacy Search

Independent surrogacy (also known as Indy surrogacy or private surrogacy) is completed without an agency and usually only with a family attorney and fertility clinic You can find a surrogate mother on...

find intended parents

How to Find Intended Parents for My Surrogacy Journey

Finding the perfect intended parents is probably the most important step of your surrogacy journey One of the biggest decisions you can make in life is becoming a surrogate mother for some prospective...

ivf and surrogacy

What to Expect after a Failed IVF?

Does it make sense to try a new IVF cycle after a failed IVF transfer? IVF is not a perfect science There are too many natural variables to even begin to point to a cause. Even in the best of circumst...

relationship with your surrogate mother

How Do You Create a Good Relationship with Your Surrogate Mother?

You will be on this journey with your surrogate for the next year or more. Creating a strong relationship will go a long way toward a successful surrogacy journey. This article should help intended pa...

PGS and surrogacy

Surrogacy, PGS and Amniocentesis

There are several tests that one can undergo when pregnancy to ensure the health of the surrogate mother and the health of the baby Intended parents usually ask if they need to request their surrogate...

surrogacy support

How to talk about surrogacy

Some tips on how to talk to your friends and relatives about your surrogacy/egg donation journey, especially once it’s time to announce the pregnancy. Every friend/family network is different so these...

intended parents profile

Tips on creating an Intended Parents Profile

Surrogates look at intended parents profiles for a connection and a personality. What should you include in your Intended Parents profile? Most of intended parents acknowledge that creating a profile ...

surrogacy process

8 Steps for a successful surrogacy journey

The 8 Steps to have a successful surrogacy journey Step 1: Educate yourself All intended parents should educate themselves about the surrogacy process by having a consult a surrogacy specialist and a ...