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.

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6 Questions about Being a Surrogate for a Family Member

6 Questions about Being a Surrogate for a Family Member

Considering being a surrogate for a family member? Before you take the leap, there are important questions you should ask yourself to help you prepare. Being a surrogate mother for a family member is a unique journey, so it requires unique preparation. Here’s where you start.

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8 Questions about Being a Surrogate for a Friend

8 Questions about Being a Surrogate for a Friend

Being a surrogate for a friend is one of the most selfless things you could do. However, without careful consideration and emotional preparation, it could change your friendship forever. Here’s what you need to know about being a surrogate for your friend.

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Can You Be a Surrogate for a Sibling?

Can You Be a Surrogate for a Sibling?

Being a surrogate for a sibling, whether a brother or a sister, is an incredible gift. But it requires emotional preparation and serious thought. Here’s what you should know, and how to prepare yourself if you’re considering being a surrogate for your sister or brother.

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What Should I Know About Being a Surrogate for my Sister-in-Law?

What Should I Know About Being a Surrogate for my Sister-in-Law?

Being a surrogate for a sibling, whether a brother or a sister, is an incredible gift. But it requires emotional preparation and serious thought. Here’s what you should know, and how to prepare yourself if you’re considering being a surrogate for your sister or brother.

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Multigenerational Surrogacy — Being a Surrogate for Your Mom, or for Your Daughter or Son

Multigenerational Surrogacy — Being a Surrogate for Your Mom, or for Your Daughter or Son

You’ve likely heard news stories about moms being surrogates for their children, grandmothers being surrogates for grandchildren, or even children being surrogates for their moms. But is this option right for your family? Here’s what you should know.

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Can I Become a Surrogate for My Cousin? — Questions to Ask Yourself, What You Should Know and More

Can I Become a Surrogate for My Cousin? — Questions to Ask Yourself, What You Should Know and More

Helping out a family member you love, like a cousin, is a common reason why women consider becoming surrogates in the first place. Should you become a surrogate for your cousin? Here are some questions you should ask yourself to decide whether or not it’s the right path for you.

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Being a Surrogate for IPs You Found Yourself — Working with Intended Parents You Found Online, through Ads and More

Being a Surrogate for IPs You Found Yourself — Working with Intended Parents You Found Online, through Ads and More

If you’re in search of people looking for surrogate mothers as a potential carrier yourself, you should educate yourself about being a surrogate for intended parents you find. This is a different situation, so the vetting process is different. Here’s what you should know.

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