by Sam everingham
Posted on 2018-01-25 at 01:28:22
John and Zul have a 4 ½ year old daughter through traditional surrogacy. They were lucky enough to connect with a wonderful woman on-line that was looking to help out a gay couple, through surrogacy. After logistical difficulties arranging IVF with donor eggs, their surrogate suggested using her own eggs in a traditional surrogacy journey. Although there were some concerns and legal uncertainties, the establishment of a strong trusting relationship with their surrogate before embarking on the journey, was key to a very intimate carefree journey. John describes their story and how they built a relationship and ongoing friendship with their surrogate that continues to this day.
Planned single parenting used to be a trend only seen amongst single women using donor sperm. But in recent years, with the increasing popularity of surrogacy in Australia and abroad, more and more Single Men or Gay Males are opting to bring up children on their own. Surrogacy programs in countries without any surrogacy law […]
Australia’s eighth annual surrogacy & donor conference for intended parents for the first time had a whole day devoted to domestic surrogacy. A record crowd of 180 intended parents attended from around the country, to network, and hear from experts, panels of surrogates, parents, egg donors, and donor-conceived children. The success of the event would […]
Giving Food to the hungry; Hope to the needy; Life to a baby Together keeping babies healthy as only breastmilk can. I am excited about being involved with Growing Families. I have already had the privilege of helping many intending mothers prepare for breastfeeding by assisting them induce lactation. It has been wonderful to support […]