Posted on 2021-05-14 at 06:51:56
Sarka is a Brisbane-based altruistic surrogate who is married with four children of her own aged 15, 12, 10 and 8 . She carried for her best friend of 30 years, a Sydney-based heterosexual couple, Ana and Edi and birthed their son Mateo in July 2019. Surrogacy was an indescribable unique journey of intense emotions and seeing the happiness and gratefulness of new parents holding their new baby has bonded their families forever. They are in regular contact receiving constant updates on how Mateo is progressing. Sarka will discuss the ins and outs of carrying for recipients in another state.
As Australia’s 11th consumer conference on family building options approaches on 18-19 June in Sydney, Growing Families director Sam Everingham profiles one of the many woman who struggled with repeated miscarriages over more than a decade, before turning with her partner to a US surrogacy program using donor eggs and sperm from her partner’s brother. […]
In this difficult time, Growing Families is providing an update on current travel restrictions which will impact intended parents travelling internationally for embryo creation or the birth of children. OVERSEAS TRAVEL FOR BIRTHS (updated as at 4.30pm 22 July AEST) You need to consider Whether your local authorities will allow you to leave your home […]
I am the Director of Growing Families and a dad via surrogacy and egg donation Its Sunday 24 October and I am in Sydney Australia on Day 9 of 14 days hotel quarantine. Why am I here you may ask? I’ve just returned from two weeks of face-to-face meetings with parents, surrogates, doctors, surrogacy professionals […]