by Sam Everingham
Posted on 2019-10-16 at 03:03:14
Matt is on his way to be a dad through Australian surrogacy and egg donation, working with a local Adelaide surrogate. Matt and his partner have a donor, their friend Jen who has just completed her second egg ‘pick up’ which are fertilised and growing into embryos. Matt & his partner met their surrogate online via the ASC facebook group/forum. They are aiming for their first transfer in January after a quarantine period. Matt will talk about the process to date, including ethics approval, costs and paperwork.
While many countries without access to surrogacy, many seeking to create biological family are venturing offshore. It has left some resorting to ‘unofficial’ traditional surrogacy, using the surrogates eggs and home insemination. Others have had a local friend offer to carry for them, and taken her overseas for the embryo transfer. For the majority, the […]
For many couples who have experienced medical complications in pregnancy, including the heartbreak of late miscarriage or still-birth, working with a surrogate to create their family becomes the best way forward. However surrogacy arrangements can be complicated emotionally and logistically. Our information days profile surrogates, egg donors and parents who have gone down this route. […]
It has been our great pleasure and privilege to have worked with Irish couples who have pursued their route to parenthood via surrogacy. It is essential that any person who is considering pursuing surrogacy as a route to parenthood must ensure that they are as fully informed about the process as is possible, that they […]