by Sam Everingham
Posted on 2020-06-29 at 21:20:12
Jenelle is a single Mum in Perth, WA looking to be a surrogate preferably for gay Dads (would prefer the gay Dads be in Perth, but that’s not an option at the moment in WA, unfortunately). Jenelle is early in her journey, looking forward to being introduced to a prospective couple this week. Jenelle views surrogacy as an-out-of-the-box, unconventional way of “extending” her family here in Australia, as she is originally Canadian and alone here with her daughter.
While Hong Kong, Bangkok and Sydney are popular destinations for Family Building and for a good quality IVF, increasing numbers need a surrogate and such services are harder to access. Yet a global audit of surrogacy agencies in 2018 showed China to be in the top three user nations of cross-border surrogacy globally. In the […]
In my capacity as an expert on cross-border surrogacy globally, I was invited to an International Forum In Cambridge, UK on 29-30 June this year. Experts were weighted towards lawyers and non-profits from the UK, US & Australia, with reasonable representation from Switzerland, China, Hong Kong, South Africa & New Zealand and much smaller representation of […]
Inspiring StoriesTotally inspiring stories abound in the Australian surrogacy & donor communities about the journeys taken by intended parents and the surrogates who assist them in the Aussie October Seminar series may sell out. For me, there is huge joy in being able to help hopeful singles and couples to create family. Some of them […]