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What Is it Like to Be a Surrogate?

When first considering whether to become a surrogate (also referred to as a gestational carrier), many women are intrigued by the concept of helping someone achieve their ultimate goal of

Should I Become a Surrogate?

Becoming a surrogate is a unique opportunity for women to do something truly incredible for an individual or couple who dreams of having a family but is unable to on

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Surrogate Compensation Explained

Updated on 08/20/2021 Becoming a gestational surrogate is one of the most giving and selfless things that a woman can do for others. While it is a selfless act, it’s

Considerations for Choosing an IVF Clinic for Your Surrogacy Journey

By G. David Adamson, M.D., Founder and CEO of ARC Fertility Having a child is one of the most important decisions in your life. It impacts your lifestyle, your body,

Raise Your Voice: Getting Involved in National Infertility Awareness Week

Every day, countless individuals and couples dealing with infertility or undergoing fertility treatments do so in silence and often feel alone in their struggle; speaking out about their experience can

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The Breakdown of Payment and Compensation for Surrogates

By Haley Longman If you’re considering becoming a surrogate or a gestational carrier, there are many things you may be asking yourself, the biggest one likely being “is surrogacy right

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Reliable Recovery Tips After Surrogate Pregnancy

One of the most important requirements to become a surrogate is that the woman must have given birth before to at least 1 child. When these incredible women choose to

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The Language of Surrogacy for Surrogates

Navigating the surrogate process can be complicated, and it helps to understand the glossary of words and phrases involved in the journey. If you want to become a surrogate, we’ve

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What to Expect: Surrogate Home Visit Edition

A surrogate home visit is an important part of the screening process. If you’d like to know more about how the process works, check out our post!

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Surrogate Mother Requirements You May Not Know

Women who want to help other individuals or couples experience the joy of raising a child may consider becoming a gestational surrogate—carrying a baby who isn’t biologically related to the surrogate.

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Talking to Kids About Surrogacy

Talking to kids about surrogacy is an important part of the journey. Read more about how to start that conversation here!

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Building a Relationship with Your Intended Parents

There is no one size fits all approach for building a relationship with your intended parents, but we’ve got some tips on how to make the most of your journey!

Questions About Becoming an Intended Parent or Surrogate?