Identified Surrogacy

Have you already found intended parents for whom to carry? Are you thinking about being a surrogate for a friend or family member? Identified surrogacy is a beautiful, unique journey for both intended parents and their surrogate — but not one to start before doing your thorough research. Before you take this journey together, find out more about this process in the articles below.

Articles

5 Questions for Those Being a Surrogate for a Family Member

5 Questions for Those Being a Surrogate for a Family Member

Considering becoming a surrogate mother for a family member or friend? You will have a unique journey, and you should consider some things before starting.

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8 Questions about Being a Surrogate for a Friend

8 Questions about Being a Surrogate for a Friend

If you’ve seen your friend struggle to have the baby he or she has dreamed of, there’s a life-changing way you might be able to help — surrogacy. But, this situation is not right (or even possible) for everyone. If you’ve come to this article, you likely have some questions about being a surrogate for...

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Can You Be a Surrogate for a Sibling?

Can You Be a Surrogate for a Sibling?

It’s a selfless expression of love when a woman asks, “Can I be a surrogate mother for my sister?” or, “Can a sister be a surrogate for her brother?” It’s wonderful that you want to help your brother or sister in such a life-changing way! However, there are some important things you should know first....

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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?

For many, in-laws are just as close and loved as any other member of the family. So, if you’ve watched your sister-in-law and your brother struggle to have a child, you’ve likely desperately wondered if you could help. If you’ve ever thought, “Is being a surrogate for my sister-in-law right for me?” then the following...

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Being a Surrogate for a Parent or Child

Being a Surrogate for a Parent or Child

You’ve probably heard about news headlines like: “Woman gives birth to her own great-grandchild!” or, “Why I was a surrogate for my mom and gave birth to my baby brother.” Despite their viral presence, these situations actually account for the smallest fraction of surrogacy situations and are incredibly rare. That’s because while surrogacy is always...

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Can I Become a Surrogate for My Cousin?

Can I Become a Surrogate for My Cousin?

In many families, cousins are as close as siblings. If your cousin has been dreaming of becoming a parent, it makes sense that you’d want to help, if you’re able. Becoming a surrogate for a cousin is an incredibly selfless act of love — but is it the right way for you to help in...

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Being a Surrogate for Intended Parents You Found Yourself

Being a Surrogate for Intended Parents You Found Yourself

Maybe your interest in becoming a surrogate for someone began when you saw an online post that said something along the lines of, “Anyone looking for a surrogate mother? I’m willing to do it!” If you didn’t already know, this is one of two ways you can find families looking for surrogates. So, if you...

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