by Sam everingham
Posted on 2019-03-17 at 22:14:35
Rocco, Allan and their daughter Willow completed their surrogacy journey in Nairobi Kenya, 2018. Their journey encapsulated various barriers and joys, spanning multiple countries and agencies. Furthermore their journey encountered various tasks required by the Australian Government to support their daughter gaining citizenship by descent and Australian passport. In Nairobi they experienced a considerable stay in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit which provided unexpected challenges in their journey.
If your surrogate is due to give birth prior to 30 July in a country with travel restrictions, please contact your surrogacy agency for advice. The following ‘source’ countries have set up channels of communication with governments in respect to emergency travel and fast-tracked document processing. If you are from one of these countries, email […]
I have been working in this field for over a decade and the intended parents who come most unstuck in creating family are those who try to rely solely on social media tips as their manual for family building. While the casual advice from past parents is well-meaning, every journey is different and this is […]
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 […]