by Sam Everingham
Posted on 2022-02-03 at 22:27:21
Beth is a single mum of two who met her recipients, gay couple Tyson and Daniel on the Australian Surrogacy Community. Beth was a first time surrogate and undertook counselling and legal advice to meet Victoria’s PRP requirements before undertaking an embryo transfer. At around 31 Beth looked into egg donation. Their first transfer worked. Her boys were eleven and six when she carried. She will discuss her motivations, journey during Covid-19 and expectations as an altruistic surrogate.
For many couples who have experienced medical complications in pregnancy, including the heartbreak of late miscarriage or still-birth, working with a surrogate to create their family becomes the best way forward. However surrogacy arrangements can be complicated emotionally and logistically. Our information days profile surrogates, egg donors and parents who have gone down this route. […]
The issue of COVID-19 vaccine administration in pregnancy is a really contentious topic. Various professional organizations have offered guidance that has ranged from a strong endorsement of receiving vaccination to a more cautious stance. Evidence is showing that pregnant women are a high-risk category. What this means is if surrogates contract Covid and this develops […]
This pandemic situation has brought everyone’s life to a standstill. So, if you are an intended parent looking for a surrogacy program, there are certain precautions and factors you must consider beforehand. Are agencies still operating surrogacy programs during the Covid-19 outbreak? Nearly all surrogacy agencies continue to accept intended parents, although in Georgia new […]