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 those intended parents undertaking international surrogacy in Georgia or Ukraine, it is important to be aware that your baby or babies will be born stateless and that you will need to apply for Australian citizenship by descent before you can come back home. In order to prove a biological relationship, The Department of Home Affairs will […]

Surrogacy Guides

Surrogacy is regulated in most Australian states & territories. This means there is no uniform law nationally. Currently, there are no surrogacy laws in the northern territory, Victoria and South Australia have progressed significant reforms recently. Commercial surrogacy is illegal in Australia Only Altruistic surrogacy is permitted and the intended parents have to cover all […]

Growing Families is running its fourth New Zealand Event for intended parents, surrogates and donors on 21 August after an 18-month absence. Like past events, this one will bring together egg donors, surrogates, parents and those hoping to become so. They will join experts from Canada, USA and New Zealand in a program to educate […]