Here is everything you need to know to apply to become a surrogate mother in Connecticut. Circle works with gestational carriers from all over Connecticut, from New Haven to Stamford, and everywhere in between. Connecticut is a great place to live if you're interested in becoming a surrogate.
If you're thinking about applying to become a surrogate mother in Connecticut, here is a list of surrogate requirements that you must meet:
• Has delivered a child of their own, and is currently parenting at least one child.
• Has had uncomplicated pregnancies and deliveries, as documented by medical records.
• Is between 21-41 years of age.
• Typically has a Body Mass Index (BMI) of no higher than 33. Calculate My BMI.
• Is a citizen, legal resident or legal immigrant of the United States. If a surrogate is a legal resident or legal immigrant of the United States, the surrogate must be able to provide documentation that is valid for at least 2 years.
• Does not participate in the following government aid programs: cash assistance, welfare, public housing and section 8. All other forms of government assistance will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Surrogate mothers from Connecticut are in a geographically favorable position. Many of Circle's intended parents live in New York, Boston or in Europe, and as a result choose to work with IVF clinics in Connecticut or the greater New York City area. While this is not always the case, Connecticut surrogate moms tend to have less need for traveling to IVF clinic appointments.Connecticut Surrogacy Laws
Women from Connecticut can earn up to $60,000 as a gestational carrier. Surrogate mother compensation and full benefits include a base fee compensation, plus additional payments for all travel, maternity clothing, housekeeping and monthly miscellaneous expenses that you can use how you see fit.See Surrogate Pay
Becoming a surrogate in Connecticut is an empowering experience. You will be responsible for changing the lives of intended parents by giving them the greatest gift humanly possible. Many of our surrogates build life-long relationships with their intended parents, and they consider each other family.Apply to be a surrogate
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