If you’re considering surrogacy to grow your family, you have some options. You can opt to do an independent surrogacy journey. Or, you can choose to do a surrogacy journey through an agency, incurring an agency fee. Circle Surrogacy often urges intended parents who are just starting out to do some research. This research helps […]
What Does a Surrogacy Agency Fee Cover?
Types of Surrogacy & Your Choices: A Quick Guide
You’ve likely heard the term “surrogacy” in the news, or perhaps you know someone who was a surrogate or who grew their family through surrogacy. In recent years, surrogacy has become a common form of assisted reproduction. If you’re looking to learn more about surrogacy or gestational surrogacy, you’ve come to the right place! What […]
Is Surrogacy for a Single Man or Single Woman Possible?
Can you become a parent through surrogacy if you’re single? Yes! Families come in all shapes and sizes, so whether you have one parent, two parents, or even four parents, your child will be loved. Becoming a parent through surrogacy as a single individual is a similar process for those who are in a relationship. […]
10 Tips on How To Find The Best Surrogacy Agency
Finding the right surrogacy agency as an intended parent or surrogate can seem like a big task when you are first starting out. We’re here to provide a guide on how you can find the best surrogacy agencies, then narrow your choice down to the single best option for YOUR surrogacy journey. Surrogacy is a […]
How To Talk To Your Family About Becoming a Surrogate
Becoming a surrogate and helping another family grow is a life changing experience for everyone involved. When a woman becomes a surrogate, not only does she begin this journey, but her entire family – and her close community – do as well. Ensuring a surrogate has surrounding support from her husband or partner, kids and […]
Infertility and the Holidays: Tips for Facing Social Gatherings
Infertility has no calendar—it’s present every day. There are certain times of the year, however, when your own infertility—and its emotional toll—is more prevalent. Some of those times include Mother’s or Father’s Day, your birthday, the holidays, and the New Year. Even at the best of times, it can be challenging to deal with infertility, […]
We Are So Thankful For Our Surrogates
It’s Experienced Carrier Week here at Circle Surrogacy, and we’ve been shouting it from the rooftops: “We are SO thankful for our amazing surrogates!” Our surrogates were kind enough to share with us how they’re thankful for their surrogacy journeys, what inspired them to become surrogates, what the most rewarding part of their surrogacy was […]
What Does The Cost of Surrogacy Look Like?
It’s understandable that one of the first questions intended parents have when exploring surrogacy is “How much does surrogacy cost?” Surrogacy is a rewarding experience for everyone involved, but it can be expensive. Read on to learn more about the cost of surrogacy in the US, surrogate costs, and how to afford surrogacy. How Much […]
5 Things You Should Know About Egg Donation
Surrogacy with Egg Donation is a method of assisted reproduction becoming increasingly popular for those experiencing infertility. According to the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, there have been about 10,000 fresh egg donation cycles per year for the last decade. So what is egg donation, and who does it help? Simply put, it is an […]
7 Myths About Gestational Surrogacy
Gestational surrogacy is the process by which an embryo is created in a laboratory and transferred into the uterus of a gestational carrier who does not share a genetic relationship with the baby she carries. That’s the scientific definition. Emotionally, gestational surrogacy—commonly shortened surrogacy—is an amazing and monumental experience between intended parents hoping for a […]