intended parents

independent surrogacy

How to find a surrogate mother on your own – Indy Surrogacy

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 to become a surrogate mother for some prospectiv...

ivf and surrogacy

What to expect after 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 circums...

gestational surrogate mother

Gestational Surrogate Mother: Experienced versus not experienced

Experienced vs not experienced gestational surrogate mothers? When you start your surrogacy journey, many questions will cross your mind and might even make you feel overwhelmed. One of the most chall...

relationship with your surrogate mother

How to create a good relationship with your surrogate mother?

You will be in this journey with your surrogate for the next year or more, creating a strong relationship will go a long ways toward a successful surrogacy journey. This article could help you match a...

PGS and surrogacy

Surrogacy, PGS and Amniocentesis

Intended parents usually ask if they need to request their surrogate to get an amniocentesis if Preimplantation Genetic Screening (PGS) has been done. Although there are many types of genetic problems...

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 Intended Parents Profile

Surrogates look at intendent 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 ...

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 ...