Stacy Owen

by Sam everingham

Posted on 2018-07-30 at 10:31:10

After 12 years of infertility, recurrent miscarriage, drugs and fertility treatment, surrogacy was the only option for Stacy and her husband to have the family they so longed for. Ukraine was good option  as, Ukranian law provides for legal parentage for foreigners.  For Stacy and her husband, there was reassurance they could create children and take them home along with an assurance of parental responsibility. Equally attractive, Ukraine was only a short flight away. They now have boy, girl fraternal twins.


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. […]

The priority of most nations in response to the Covid-19 pandemic has been to close their borders to foreigners while getting their own citizens ‘back home’. Many countries have shut down government departments, closed visa applications – some have introduced night-time curfews. This repatriation focus on nationality over need has had a terrible impact on […]

As 2019 comes to a close, it is worth looking back over the year at some of the trends as well as learnings in regard to Family building thru Surrogacy and or Egg Donation globally. Over the year, we ran 10 seminars in Australia, 8 in Europe, 1 in New Zealand, our National Australian conference […]