ConceiveAbilities is among leading surrogacy agencies in Alabama., We match intended parents with Birmingham surrogates like you throughout Alabama, the Southeastern region, and across the United States. As one of the oldest agencies in America, we’ve been at the forefront of a changing landscape alongside Birmingham’s finest doctors and professionals. Our Birmingham surrogacy agency and egg donation center has been providing third party reproductive services to hopeful parents-to-be in Alabama and around the world for twenty-four years and counting.
We are proud to serve Birmingham. The Magic City is committed to growth and has always been known for building its community, first with steel and now with banking, healthcare, and college education. We are excited to be a part of that tradition as we help Alabamans build and grow their families. Birmingham is a major regional hub for many businesses and home to two major fertility centers that ConceiveAbilities has built deep, long-standing relationships with, making your journey as a surrogate in Alabama one with great access to top-tier medical care and advanced fertility solutions. Birmingham is the administrative and operations hub of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) and, through its longtime membership and commitment to excellence in our field, ConceiveAbilities knows a thing or two about gestational surrogacy! We are a strong local advocate for your surrogacy journey in Alabama.
Nestled at the foothill of the Appalachian Mountains, Birmingham is a national leader in urban green spaces and boasts many parks and nature like Ruffner Mountain, Vulcan Park, and the Black Warrior River creating a perfect backdrop for surrogates to enjoy outdoor living throughout their surrogacy journey.
Many people including celebrities like Dwayne Wade and Gabrielle Union, Kristen Wiig, Anderson Cooper, and Angela Bassett have used surrogacy to build their own families. We are grateful to match Birmingham surrogates and local Alabaman couples struggling with infertility, gay dads, and single parents-to-be to ensure the best surrogacy partnership for anyone hoping to have parental rights and, ultimately, to create their family. Our surrogacy professionals specialize in helping all couples grow their families and are here for them every step of the way. We strive to make your modern family-building surrogacy experience an amazing and successful one.
We work with ease through our own online platform to ensure becoming a surrogate is safe and convenient, whether you live right in Birmingham, Mobile, Montgomery, Huntsville, Decatur, Daphne-Fairhope, Tuscaloosa, Auburn, Dothan, and anywhere in Alabama.
As your local surrogate agency in Alabama, we are here to support gestational carriers in every step of their surrogacy journey. From helping you do your research on the best Alabama surrogacy agency to matching you with a family, ConceiveAbilities is honored to make your dream of being a surrogate come true. We are happy to answer all of your surrogacy questions.
As a surrogate in Alabama, ConceiveAbilities values your labor of love. We prioritize your custom financial package so you have no bumps in the road that take you away from your dream of helping another family. Because you are needed, ConceiveAbilities is proud to offer our first-of-its-kind All-In Surrogate Care and Compensation Program. Our pay package for you is the highest of any surrogacy agency in Alabama. Period. Talk to us and we’ll make sure it is so. Find out your own personalized estimate of pay for Alabama surrogates.
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Yes, current surrogacy laws in Alabama confirm the process is legal. While Alabama does not have a gestational surrogacy statute, it also does not have case law that prohibits it. Courts have commonly granted pre-birth orders, which are essential for establishing legal parentage, for married couples and single individuals regardless of their sexual orientation. That said, it is important to note that the results can vary by county. In counties where pre-birth orders are not allowed, post birth adoptions are available. With ConceiveAbilities’ long track record of navigating Alabama surrogacy laws and working successfully with surrogates in Alabama, you can be confident about the legal process and a successful surrogacy journey.
No. A ConceiveAbilities surrogate does not share any genetics with the baby they are carrying for another family. Learn more about the difference between traditional and gestational surrogacy.
Pursuing fertility treatments like in vitro fertilization (IVF) and surrogacy through an agency is critical for ample support; however, there are many agencies you can choose from and you shouldn’t take the selection process lightly.
In addition to our staying power of twenty-four years as a surrogacy agency, ConceiveAbilities prioritizes a full-service experience to everyone who chooses to partner with us. For instance, we work with expert legal counsel, and we also invest in our relationships with local fertility clinics and medical providers. Additionally, we’re continuously building a large community of available surrogates because, simply, surrogates sit at the very heart of our program. Read more about our entire process, including how we find your perfect intended parents.
Our Matching Matters process sets us apart from other surrogacy agencies. We understand the significance of the right match, and we are proud of our Matching Matters process that focuses on the connection between a surrogate and the intended parent. Our experience has proven that matching does matter and our 97% initial acceptance rate proves it. The right match lays the foundation for the entire surrogacy process, resulting in a successful and rewarding experience. Often surrogates and intended parents, who start off as strangers to one another, become an extended part of one another’s families. For those who seek this depth of connection, and equally for those who don’t, ConceiveAbilities uses its Matching Matters to understand your goals and make matches that make sense.
One of the most common questions we receive is, how much do surrogates get paid in Birmingham? At ConceiveAbilities, our surrogate compensation package is one of the most generous, and well-planned, in the field. Factors that increase what you get paid in base compensation include whether you have prior experience as a gestational surrogate. Take the first step to become a surrogate in Alabama now!
Our surrogate requirements and screening process make sure your surrogacy journey is as healthy and successful as possible. Review these basic criteria to find out if you qualify as a surrogate candidate. Or, better yet, take our short personal assessment to see if you qualify to be a surrogate in Alabama! Know somebody who may be qualified? We also accept referrals, and you can earn up to $650 by referring a possible surrogate.
Matching with a surrogate can take anywhere between 15 and 18 months on average; however, every experience will be different. With our Matching Matters methodology, we are fully dedicated to ensuring you have the best surrogate match.
Costs and fees for intended parents fall under one fixed price. We understand that your biggest priority is building your family, and we want to ensure the entire process is as smooth as possible.
The process for getting started is easy, confidential, and secure. Go ahead and take the first step with ConceiveAbilities. We are looking forward to getting to know you.
Surrogacy is rapidly growing as a way to grow families. In 2019, surrogates were part of 5.4% of all in vitro fertilization (IVF) procedures in 2019. Why? It is the most successful treatment for infertility, with a 75% success rate. That number can increase as high as 95% for a birth once the gestational carrier is pregnant.
Our surrogates tell you in their own words why they became a surrogate. And, if you have been thinking about becoming a surrogate, today may be the right time to begin your surrogacy journey. Post pandemic, intended parents, who have dreamt of building their family through surrogacy, are ready to take the next step. Now more than ever, surrogates are needed. If surrogacy is something that might fuel your purpose, we are here to help you learn about and answer that calling.
Dr. Anate Brauer of Shady Grove Fertility addresses your questions: what is a surrogate and is she related to the baby she carries?