Although you’re excited and confident about your decision to become a surrogate, some people, such as neighbors, community members, and/or acquaintances, and the general public, may not feel the same way – or may have a lot of questions. “When are you due?” “Not for another two months.” “Have you picked out a name?” “Not […]
Circle is excited to share the news that under a new UK law, single intended parents living in the United Kingdom can now become parents through surrogacy. This new law gives single parents and parents-to-be in the UK the same rights as couples to become legal parents to their children born through surrogacy. This law, […]
She’s strong. She’s courageous. She’s powerful. She is a surrogate! Incredible women are out there, willing to make miracles happen through gestational surrogacy. They come from all walks of life—the stay-at-home mom raising toddlers, the executive who loves being pregnant, the woman who simply feels compelled to help a couple in need. Their motivations and […]
Finding a surrogacy agency in New York. New York is a safe and surrogacy-friendly state for intended parents who are interested in growing their families through surrogacy and egg donation. Circle has worked with gay and straight singles and couples from New York for decades. And while our main office is located in Boston, […]
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 […]
by Sarah, experienced surrogate mother Starting out, I didn’t know exactly what to expect— though I could imagine the possible effects. When I first found out I was pregnant with my daughter, it was a complete surprise, and I was initially in shock and did not know what to feel or think about being pregnant. […]
If you’re interested in becoming a surrogate, we encourage you to do your research and to find the agency that best fits you, and what you hope to get out of your journey. For women interested in learning more about surrogacy and becoming a surrogate, we’ve compiled 10 steps of the surrogacy process.
Building your family through surrogacy is a monumental decision and journey. It’s a big step and can feel a little overwhelming. To give you a clearer picture of what the parenthood through surrogacy process entails, we’ve compiled 10 steps for intended parents looking to build their families via surrogacy.
Surrogacy in New Jersey has been signed into law! The legislation to provide legal protections to those struggling to conceive a child who wish to use a gestational carrier has been signed into law in New Jersey. The law, titled the New Jersey Gestational Carrier Agreement Act, allows a woman to carry and give birth […]
This is part 5 of our ongoing series, The Surrogacy Process: Medical Screening and Legal Contracts Congratulations! You’ve been matched and are entering the second phase of surrogacy, known as Screening and Contracts. This part of your journey is extremely important as you’ll sign your Agreements (contracts) and attend the medical screenings at the IVF […]