Surrogacy: Where it is allowed for some, it should be allowed for all.

Like being a woman, like being a racial, religious, tribal, or ethnic minority, being LGBT does not make you less human. And that is why gay rights are human rights, and human rights are gay rights.

Surrogacy is thing of beauty. It builds families, forms friendships, and strengthens relationships. It connects people. It turns the impossible into the possible. It allows same-sex couples, single individuals, and those struggling with infertility to get pregnant with a little help from a friend. In short: surrogacy makes family into a reality for those for whom it was merely a dream. And it has nothing […]

New Jersey Bill Allows Gestational Carrier Agreements

New Jersey lawmakers have taken steps to reverse a history of less-than-favorable surrogacy policy in that state. Yesterday, the assembly passed a bill that would make gestational carrier agreements legal. Since the senate gave its approval on May 31, the bill now goes before Governor Chris Christie. If signed into law, the New Jersey Gestational […]

Teamwork Makes the Surrogacy Dream Work: The Men and Women Who Support Us

A successful surrogacy is a team effort. It means the cooperation of surrogates, egg donors, intended parents, doctors, nurses, social workers, attorneys, and coordinators. Focusing on openness, honesty, and communication can help make a good journey great. But we don’t often recognize the role of support people in ensuring everything goes smoothly. Spouses, partners, family […]