by Sam everingham
Posted on 2019-01-16 at 01:42:40
Louise is originally from Dunedin. A lawyer by training, she suffered eight miscarriages and severe complications following some of these. Louise was then lucky enough to carry one boy (now aged 4) before experiencing two more miscarriages and moving onto surrogacy.The second surrogate they worked with, Cecilia, carried their second child – now a healthy 8 month old boy. Louise was able to use her eggs and her husband’s sperm in both pregnancies. She will talk about the US process and the emotional and logistical issues of their journey.
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 […]
There are thousands with health or fertility issues or a lack of the necessary anatomy that might once have prevented them raising a genetically connected child. Not anymore. When Film-maker and activist Lance Black and Tom Daley announced they were going to be dads via surrogacy in the UK press, there had been mixed reactions. […]
Growing Families have been working around the clock in recent months to assist parents from Australia, USA, UK, mainland Europe and Asia to travel to births. It has meant countless hours assisting with airline protocols, paperwork, embassies, visa, ground transport and that most precious commodity – love and understanding.We are sharing feedback below from just […]