The requirements helped me feel safe and supported throughout the whole process. I knew I was healthy and in the right frame of mind to make the commitment.
Our requirements make sure you and everyone else involved is as safe and secure as possible.
Age between 21-39 years old
BMI between 18-32
Non-smoker living in a non-smoking home
No history of criminal activity
Surrogate and partner must agree to psychological testing
Must agree to a home check with all persons and pets currently residing in the home
Stable, responsible lifestyle
Have given birth to and be raising at least one child
Uncomplicated pregnancies and deliveries as documented by prenatal and delivery records
Able to provide OB/GYN records and a clearance letter
No history of clinical mental illness
Not currently receiving welfare, using Medicaid, or supplemental security income (SSI)
I felt heard, supported and like I had everything I needed from the first phone call on.
We want to make sure you have everything you need as you make this important choice. We believe that surrogates are special, even heroic. Our company of compassionate professionals is ready to help and listen as you head out on your surrogate journey. Simply fill out our initial gestational surrogate application.Start here
Surrogacy is a serious responsibility. By agreeing to become a surrogate mother, you are offering to give your time, your energy, and your own body. The decision to help someone less fortunate than yourself begin a family attests to your personal compassion, to your sense of dignity, and to your deep and abiding generosity.
Angel is now into the third trimester of her surrogate pregnancy with a baby girl. Throughout the process her husband Travis has been one of her biggest supporters, and he's sharing his perspective on the surrogacy process – plus his answers to the many questions people have for the "surrogate dad."