by Sam everingham
Posted on 2017-08-21 at 07:02:45
After a ten year IVF journey, involving 21 embryo transfers and one egg donor, Trevor and his wife thought having children was out of the question. That was until they discovered overseas surrogacy. After many months of due diligence they entrusted Lotus Surrogacy to achieve their parenting goal. Trevor is now a proud dad to gorgeous twin girls, Bayli and Kendal, who were born in February 2017. As a result, Trevor became a parent pioneer for surrogacy in the Ukraine and is well acquainted with the Australian and Ukrainian government processes.
While many countries without access to surrogacy, many seeking to create biological family are venturing offshore. It has left some resorting to ‘unofficial’ traditional surrogacy, using the surrogates eggs and home insemination. Others have had a local friend offer to carry for them, and taken her overseas for the embryo transfer. For the majority, the […]
Growing Families have been working around the clock in recent months to assist parents from Australia, USA, UK, mainland Europe and Asia to travel to births. It has meant countless hours assisting with airline protocols, paperwork, embassies, visa, ground transport and that most precious commodity – love and understanding.We are sharing feedback below from just […]
In my capacity as an expert on cross-border surrogacy globally, I was invited to an International Forum In Cambridge, UK on 29-30 June this year. Experts were weighted towards lawyers and non-profits from the UK, US & Australia, with reasonable representation from Switzerland, China, Hong Kong, South Africa & New Zealand and much smaller representation of […]