Building a Relationship With Your Surrogate: Tips for Intended Parents

An intended mother shares a special moment with her surrogate

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

Surrogacy Overview: Thinking About Surrogacy?

Surrogacy Overview Baby

If you’re ready to grow your family and you’re considering surrogacy, it’s important to understand what is surrogacy and how it can help you have a baby. This overview provides insight into what you should consider and what to expect when thinking about surrogacy.  Gestational surrogacy is the process by which a gestational carrier (or […]

Surrogacy Consultation: Everything You Need to Know.

Couple Having Surrogacy Consultation Virtually

A surrogacy agency helps intended parents navigate their surrogacy journey on their road to parenthood. Because the surrogacy process can be complex, many parents choose to work with an agency who will manage the overall journey, and support them at every milestone. Before signing on with an agency, you will likely be asked to take part […]

5 Questions to Ask When Becoming a Parent Through Surrogacy

Husband and wife researching surrogacy

Our team in Boston, the San Francisco Bay Area, and New York, often talks to people who have considered pursuing an independent surrogacy without the help of an agency. Many intended parents realize that, in the end, pursuing surrogacy without the experience and assistance of experts can be a real headache and sometimes cost more […]

Becoming a Surrogate: Does an Agency’s Location Matter?

surrogacy agency location

Whether you are researching surrogacy agencies as a prospective surrogate or are an intended parent looking for the right agency to help your family grow, you’ve most likely come across location information listed on different agency websites. You may not know this, but surrogacy agency location is not very important! Circle’s main office is located […]

The First Meeting: 9 Dos and Don’ts for Intended Parents and Surrogates

Surrogacy Agency Family

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. You’ll spend a long time picking out an outfit… Alright, maybe not that last part. Having matched surrogates and intended parents for over […]