Kristi Johnson: A Surrogacy Journey

Surrogacy Story

At Circle, we’ve worked with surrogates for over 20 years. We’ve seen just about everything. Every surrogacy journey is unique and every surrogate’s experience is completely her own. We’re fortunate to have many surrogates and parents through surrogacy that work here on our team to help our intended parents and surrogates through the process. Kristi Johnson, […]

Surrogate Mother, Surrogate, Gestational Carrier: Which Term is Correct?

Surrogate. Gestational carrier. Gestational 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 […]

Building Relationships with International Intended Parents

International Intended Parents

Embarking on a surrogacy journey – whether you are a surrogate mother or an intended parent – is one of life’s most momentous and personal experiences. When our surrogates are matched with international intended parents however, they sometimes worry that it will be tougher to bond or communicate. Luckily, at Circle, we have an abundance […]