by Sam everingham
Posted on 2016-03-21 at 07:35:54
Keira is a mum of 2 beautiful girls, and a full time firefighter. Keira carried for close friends in 2012, however at 12 weeks the baby was diagnosed with a chromosomal condition considered fatal. Her friends chose to terminate their baby a week later . This unbelievably heartbreaking experience, was also one of huge personal growth. Keira and her husband decided they would still like to help. Keira and Keith are currently helping another couple to start their family.
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 […]
Each October scores of attendees come together in six different Australian capital cities – singles, couples, gay and heterosexual, some in their twenties, some in their fifties. They share a common goal – to create family with the help of yet unknown angels – donors and surrogates. It is these more complex journeys to parenthood […]
On 19/20 June 2021, , Growing Families are hosting their first face-to-face conference in two years – Australia’s 10th Surrogacy & Donor Conference. Spurred on by Australia’s record low covid rates, the donor and surrogacy community’s need for connection, discounted domestic air travel and the desire to leave home, if only for a weekend, Growing […]