Lee Barrett

by Sam Everingham

Posted on 2021-07-02 at 23:53:06

Lee and his husband Antonio live in Auckland. They started their journey into surrogacy when Lee was 36 and Antonino 39. Their son Rocco was born via surrogacy in Mexico City, Mexico on 8 September 2020 amidst the Covid pandemic.
 The process took roughly 3 years from start to finish, and a further 6 months in Mexico to bring Rocco  home . Happily back in Auckland in March 2021, Rocco is attending daycare, getting ready to walk, and generally keeping his dads very busy.


October Seminar

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 […]

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Sarah Jefford

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