by Sam Everingham
Posted on 2020-10-10 at 01:51:09
Jessica is a 26 years old mum and gestational surrogate from Adelaide who worked with Brisbane gay dads Baden & Nelson. Jessica underwent counselling, legals, medications and four embryo transfers before a successful pregnancy resulted in a baby girl in May 2020 at the peak of COVID restrictions. Baden & Nelson were not able to be at the birth. They were previously strangers, but now have a great relationship and are in talks about a sibling project.
How ‘twinning’ Facebook emojis connected a couple to their surrogate When Mark and David began their surrogacy search, they had no idea something as simple as a Facebook comment could lead them to their dream of starting a family. For many couples and individuals who find themselves in need of a surrogate, it can be […]
Three Australian jurisdictions – NSW, ACT & Queensland – have laws criminalising overseas surrogacy. However like the long outdated provisions criminalising abortion in NSW, these are laws which have never been prosecuted. In fact even when the rare case has been referred to the Director of Public Prosecutions, they have declined to take action. There […]
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 […]