If you’ve been diagnosed with endometriosis, know that you are not alone. It’s estimated that about 1 in 10 women suffers from this condition and that an overwhelming majority also face infertility issues. If you are among these women and are hoping to conceive, you and your partner may be considering assisted reproduction. However, because endometriosis affects every woman’s body and fertility differently, fertility treatments can vary among patients.
On February 15, 2021, the Child-Parent Security Act in New York finally brought an end to the decades-long ban on paid gestational surrogacy that hindered modern family-building for countless New Yorkers.
Staci started off with FSC as a receptionist in 2009. She has worked her way up over the years to her current position as Director of Recruitment.
For things to run smoothly in egg donor and surrogacy arrangements, there are many moving parts involved, including the matching process, medical details, financial details, legalities, and logistics. As such, it’s important that you work with a competent egg donor or surrogacy agency when pursuing this path to parenthood.
Jennifer has been a member of our FSC family for approximately 10 years. She was a surrogate for a family from Italy in 2009-2010 for whom she delivered a little girl.
Some of the most common reasons for using a surrogate to have a child are medical in nature.
Donna has been with Fertility Source Companies for 3 years and has made herself at home doing great work collecting medical records for our surrogates and egg donors.
Denise has been a Surrogacy Recruitment Coordinator since 2014. After serving our country in the intelligence field within the United States Marine Corps and 28 years in sales, Denise found a love for guiding our surrogates throughout the screening process. She says, “It’s such a joy to see these wonderful ladies through the beginning of their journey. Experiencing their excitement and anticipation in doing something so rewarding is amazing to be apart of.”
Becoming a surrogate is one of the most generous things that a woman can do for an individual or couple who is unable to create or grow their family without the help of someone else. Although surrogacy is not a quick and easy process, the vast majority of surrogates find it massively rewarding and love being able to share the joy of having a child with someone who cannot carry a pregnancy on their own. This quick guide will help you learn more about what the process entails and whether or not it’s right for you.
There are many decisions to work through during a surrogacy journey and one common question we receive from intended parents is about the location of your surrogate. The options include a surrogate who resides local to the fertility clinic or out-of-area.