Jess Delmenico

by Sam Everingham

Posted on 2020-01-20 at 22:50:36

Being a surrogate had never crossed Jess’ mind until close friends of hers told her that they were considering a Canadian surrogacy process as they were unable to carry a pregnancy. Jess offered to be a surrogate for her friends after research followed by discussion and support from her husband and family. One transfer failed but the second transfer resulted in a positive pregnancy test and little Jovi was born on 8th November 2019.


Many intended parents need to travel abroad in the coming weeks and months for the birth of their child(ren) via cross-border surrogacy. Chinese healthcare authorities now have the best understanding of Co-Vid-19, how it spreads and how to prevent this. Note that animals cannot spread the virus. If you are travelling to a high risk […]

______________________________________________________________________________ Preliminary studies from China show no evidence that if a surrogate was infected with Co-Vid-19 she would pass it on to the child she births. Additional Time Off Work for Your Surrogate Some intended parents may want their surrogate to take additional time off work or work from home. The former may incur significant […]

The global landscape is always changing. Below are some recent developments you should be aware of. *          In Australia and New Zealand, there are important changes to RTAC guidelines around embryo shipping. We are holding a session on this at the Conference.  *          On 12 May, the Northern Territory became Australia’s last jurisdiction to pass […]