Stephen Beacham

by Sam Everingham

Posted on 2020-06-02 at 03:15:35

Stephen & Qing’s surrogacy journey looks a lot like a maze, with dead-ends and taking wrong turns. They did end up finding a path through the maze and their surrogate  delivered their baby in September 2020 with the help of Agency for Surrogacy Solutions. A key part of getting to this place was finding the right Agency (their first was a disaster). This enabled Stephen & Qing to be well-matched win a timely manner. Stephen will talk about the US process and negotiating surrogacy during the Covid era


For the GLBTI community interested in family building, there is the choice of trying to make things work domestically or looking offshore. The easiest way to decide on a pathway is to meet face-to-face with both professionals and recent parents. In response, Growing Families is returning to its face-to-face seminar format in London and Dublin […]

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.  […]

Surrogacy Clinic in Ukraine

If you have embryos still in Ukraine, it may be tempting to initiate a new surrogacy arrangement in Ukraine, particularly if your surrogacy agency and surrogate are agreeable. This is a highly risky proposition. Why is it Unsafe? Various foreign governments have announced that they cannot support safe travel or exit arrangements for newborns via […]