Posted on 2019-09-05 at 23:38:26
Hannah was born with MRKH, a condition which meant she had no womb to carry a child. Neither this, nor being single deterred her from her dream of parenthood. Hannah’s Adelaide cousin offered to carry but SA didnt allow single women to access surrogacy. So began a cross-border journey that ultimately led to the birth of daughter Imara in late June 2019. Hannah will share what she learned along the way and how to cope with the ups and downs.
If your surrogate is due to give birth prior to 30 July in a country with travel restrictions, please contact your surrogacy agency for advice. The following ‘source’ countries have set up channels of communication with governments in respect to emergency travel and fast-tracked document processing. If you are from one of these countries, email […]
While many countries without access to surrogacy, many seeking to create biological family are venturing offshore. It has left some resorting to ‘unofficial’ traditional surrogacy, using the surrogates eggs and home insemination. Others have had a local friend offer to carry for them, and taken her overseas for the embryo transfer. For the majority, the […]
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 […]