How Surrogacy Works

As a woman considering surrogacy, you want to understand exactly how this process works. From a general overview of the steps involved to details about finding intended parents and having a healthy surrogate pregnancy, we’ve provided everything you need to feel confident and well-informed about your surrogacy decision.
Getting Started
Surrogate Compensation
Finding Intended Parents
Finding Intended Parents
The Medical Surrogacy Process

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Getting Started

When you’re thinking about becoming a surrogate, knowing where to start can sometimes be the hardest part. Surrogacy is a complicated process, especially when you are thinking about being a surrogate for the first time — but we’ve got you covered. Here, find the basic information you need to get started, from an overview of the surrogacy process to the requirements for being a surrogate and more.

Surrogate Compensation

If you’re considering being a surrogate, you are probably curious about the details of surrogacy compensation. In the articles below, find the answers to all the questions you have about your potential base compensation.

 
 

Finding Intended Parents

The intended parents you choose to work with will have a major impact on the rest of your surrogacy process — so it’s important to find intended parents you’re comfortable with and excited to carry for. But how exactly do you do that? In these articles, learn everything you need to know to find the right intended parents and start building a relationship with them.

Identified Surrogacy

If you’re considering being a surrogate for a family member or friend, there are some important things to know before starting. Identified surrogacy can be a beautiful journey, but both you and the intended parents should be prepared for the unique challenges and joys ahead. In the articles below, learn more about them — and how you can safely help one of your loved ones make their parenthood dreams come true.

 
 

The Medical Surrogacy Process

You are becoming a surrogate to experience pregnancy again and deliver a happy, healthy baby to the intended parents — which means the medical surrogacy process is one of the most exciting stages of your journey. However, it can also be one of the most stressful and intimidating. Here’s what you need to know about surrogate health requirements, medications, upcoming procedures and more.