Mark Sewalt

by Sam Everingham

Posted on 2020-05-28 at 02:55:00

Sydney couple Mark (aged 38), and his partner David (33), are now dads through gestational surrogacy. They started their journey in 2016  engaged with their egg donor that year with IVF Australia, creating 10 embryos. In early 2018, they met their amazing surrogate Shell, her husband Chris, and their family in Taree, NSW. After a lot of getting to know each other, Shell and Chris offered to help them start a family. In April 2019,  their first transfer took. Mila Rose was born in December 2019 at 39 weeks.


Mothers Milk Bank Charity

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 […]

Many of us have benefited from egg donors to have a family – now its our turn to give back by becoming a sperm donor. Over the past couple of years, Australia has seen sperm donor waitlists escalate because of the pandemic. We’ve also seen increased demand for sperm, with increasing numbers of single women […]

______________________________________________________________________________ Preliminary studies from China show no evidence that if a surrogate was infected with Co-Vid-19 she would pass it on to the child she births. Additional Time Off Work for Your Surrogate Some intended parents may want their surrogate to take additional time off work or work from home. The former may incur significant […]