Surrogate requirements

ConceiveAbilities Surrogate Danielle
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.

Surrogate Mother Requirements

Our requirements make sure you and everyone else involved is as safe and secure as possible.

Personal qualifications

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

Medical qualifications

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

Financial qualifications

Not currently receiving welfare, using Medicaid, or supplemental security income (SSI)

Financially sound

Surrogates Stacy and Michelle
I felt heard, supported and like I had everything I needed from the first phone call on.

Curious? Please reach out.

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.

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