Circle Surrogacy: A New Website to Explore

At Circle, we’re proud to partner with, support and guide our parents, surrogates and egg donors. We are invested in their journeys and their success. We’re passionate about surrogacy and egg donation, because we’ve been there. We’re an agency comprised of social workers and lawyers, accountants and outreach associates, and program managers and coordinators; but, […]

Circle Guest Post: Surrogacy Questions Asked by Gay Men, Answered by an Expert

Surrogacy Questions Asked by Gay Men

This post was originally published on Gays With Kids We asked for your biggest questions regarding the surrogacy process, and then turned to Kirstin Marsoli and her team at Circle Surrogacy for the answers… Check them out below!   Once you decide to grow your family through surrogacy, the key to a successful surrogacy journey […]

Circle Guest Post on Resolve NE: Facial Recognition and Egg Donation

Facial Recognition and Egg donation

This post, written by Circle’s very own Egg Donation Manager, Dory Ziperstein, was originally published by Resolve New England on September 2, 2018 The search for an egg donor can be based on a variety of criteria: cultural or ethnic background, education, athletic, or artistic talent. Now there is a new tool for parents to search for […]

The First Meeting: Helpful Tips for Intended Parents and Surrogates

Meeting your surrogate or your intended parents for the first time is like going on a blind date. You’ll be nervous. You’ll be excited. Things might feel a little awkward at first. There’s no need to worry, though. Remember: you are both are probably having the same emotions! Having matched surrogates and intended parents for […]

Building a Relationship with Your Surrogate: Tips for Intended Parents

When intended parents are exploring the possibility of surrogacy and before they embark on a surrogacy journey, we get a lot of questions around how parents and surrogates are matched. We also get a lot of questions around how healthy, happy parent and surrogate relationships are built and maintained, both during and after a surrogacy. […]

Is a Gestational Carrier Different from a Surrogate?

Gestational carrier. Gestational surrogate. Surrogate. Surrogate mother. These words are used, often interchangeably, to describe a woman who carries a child for intended parents. So why do these different surrogacy terms exist? And which one is the right one to use? Let’s start by distinguishing the two types of surrogacy – traditional surrogacy and gestational […]