New York Surrogacy Laws

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Surrogacy laws are not regulated in the United States. Therefore, each state determines its own stance when it comes to gestational surrogacy laws. Recently, New York changed their surrogacy laws, and now compensated surrogacy is legal in the Empire State. Understanding the surrogacy legal process is important for both intended parents and surrogates who plan […]

Washington, DC Surrogacy Agency: Circle Surrogacy & Egg Donation

Washington DC Surrogacy and Egg Donation Agency

If you’re looking for surrogacy agencies in the Washington, DC, metro area, Circle Surrogacy & Egg Donation’s office supports intended parents, gestational carriers, and egg donors on the mid-Atlantic East Coast! Surrogacy Services for Every Journey Our new surrogacy office in Washington, DC is located right downtown – between the White House and US Capitol […]

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

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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 […]

California Surrogacy Agency: Circle Surrogacy & Egg Donation

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If you’re looking for a surrogacy agency on the West Coast, Circle Surrogacy & Egg Donation has a San Francisco Bay Area office to support you whether you are intended parents, or interested in gestational surrogacy or egg donation in California! Convenient West Coast Office Location Circle Surrogacy’s California office is located in downtown Burlingame […]

Surrogacy and Personal Pregnancies: What Are the Differences?

A pregnant surrogate has an online video call with the expecting parents.

Many women considering becoming a surrogate ask about how the experience is different from when they were pregnant with their own children, especially when it comes to their emotions. These are important questions to ask as you think about wanting to help others grow their families using a surrogacy agency. In San Francisco, NYC, and […]

Celebrating Legalization of Surrogacy in New York

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This year represents a milestone for intended parents and surrogates in New York. Compensated surrogacy became legal in February 2021 in the state, culminating a years-long effort to provide protections for surrogates and giving intended parents a state-of-the-art law supporting all families. Our surrogacy agency, which has an office in NYC, already has established relationships with […]

Surrogacy Requirements: Why Certain Requirements are in Place

Requirements for becoming a surrogate mother

Are you interested in becoming a surrogate mother, but not sure if you meet the requirements? We always receive lots of questions about surrogate requirements – and why gestational carriers need to meet certain qualifications. Requirements are put in place to ensure the most positive outcome for both the baby and the surrogate, because we […]

What Happens During the Egg Donor Process?

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Becoming an egg donor is a decision that we encourage you to make after gathering as much information as possible. At Circle Surrogacy & Egg Donation agency locations in California, Massachusetts, and New York City, our Egg Donation team supports potential egg donors from the moment we receive their applications. Knowing what to expect provides […]

Gestational vs. Traditional Surrogacy

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Defining the difference between gestational and traditional surrogacy in biological terms is straightforward. Understanding the legal and emotional differences between the 2 methods is a bit more complicated. As a trusted, experienced surrogacy agency, we offer gestational surrogacy through our California, New York, and Massachusetts offices. Before in vitro fertilization became more common, individuals or […]