If you are considering becoming a surrogate, then you may wonder what the ideal Body Mass Index (BMI) for a surrogate is. Perhaps you’re wondering why there’s even a weight requirement to become a surrogate to begin with.
The process for surrogacy in California can be a little confusing at times, especially for international intended parents. It can be almost overwhelming. Don’t worry though, as our guide to surrogacy in California will help you understand the process. You’ll soon be able to legally and ethically achieve your surrogacy dreams.
There are several things that can automatically disqualify someone from becoming a surrogate, including their BMI, how many C-sections – if any – they have had, and more.
Are you looking to find a surrogate in California who can help you to have children and become a parent? You’ve come to the right place. We know that you want to find a surrogate in CA easily and safely, so you’ll be able to achieve your dream of [...]
Part of the process of becoming a surrogate mother is the medical screening. Below you will find an outline of the procedures involved in the process, including all tests required. Before being accepted into a surrogacy program, you will need to go through a specific set of medical procedures. [...]
Due to favorable surrogacy laws, California is the number one state for national and international intended parents to start their surrogacy journey. Because of high demand for women in California to carry a child for someone, surrogates are being generously compensated for their time, effort and dedication. Choosing to [...]
The decision to become a surrogate mother for a friend is one of the most selfless acts imaginable. Giving a woman the gift of motherhood is a feeling like no other. There are many women who aren’t able to conceive, and the thought of never having a child can [...]
Surrogacy is without a doubt a huge responsibility to take on. However, by making this big decision, not only are you dedicating your time and energy to this process, but you’re also dedicating your whole body to it too. Not so many things you can do in life are [...]
A surrogate mother becomes pregnant through the process of in-vitro fertilization or IVF. IVF has been in use since the late 1970s, and it’s a very safe process for getting a surrogate mother pregnant. The process begins with harvesting eggs from the intended mother or an egg donor. After [...]
Over the last few decades, surrogacy has become a common way of starting a family for couples incapable of conceiving a child on their own. However, there is still a high level of controversy and stigma surrounding this procedure. Unfortunately, a lot of the stigma stems from lack of [...]
Modern medicine progresses every day. Nature’s rules no longer bind us. What’s more, we can reshape them and defy the odds. Quite some time ago, the concept of surrogacy became a reality. Women who were under a significant risk during pregnancy or couldn’t carry a child were able to [...]
For most surrogates, the opportunity of giving life for another family is the most beautiful thing imaginable. Understandably, most women want to weigh down the pros and cons of becoming a surrogate mother before taking on this journey. While most surrogates look back at their experience of carrying for [...]
So you’ve been thinking about becoming a surrogate. You have very fond memories of raising your own children and you don’t want another deserving couple to miss out on such a special experience. Plus, it’s a great way to give back, especially to those deserving couples who aren’t able [...]
Have you felt a bigger calling in your life, but you aren’t sure how to act on it? Surrogacy may be what you’ve been waiting for. The gift of life is arguably the greatest gift you can give, especially to a well-deserving couple who can’t have children themselves. This [...]
The selfless act of carrying and birthing a child for a couple who can’t experience it themselves is something extraordinary. For many women struggling with infertility, surrogacy is often their last opportunity to raise a child from birth. For surrogates, the choice to carry a child for someone [...]
Family Tree Surrogacy Center, the leading surrogacy agency in California, has launched a new surrogate referral program that rewards both the referring individual, as well as new surrogates. The referral program offers $500 for every friend that’s been referred and is successfully matched and signs a contract with their [...]
There are numerous reasons why women choose to become a surrogate mother. If you’re considering becoming a surrogate then the chances are that you’ve already written down a list of pros and cons, but we’re going to help you expand on that list by providing some further benefits of [...]
In this video, Monica Buehler - Agency Director of Family Tree Surrogacy Center - will give answers to some of the most common questions asked by women who previously completed their journey as a surrogate. What is a surrogate? Okay, so a surrogate is a woman that carries [...]
Applying to become a surrogate mother with Family Tree Surrogacy Center is easy. Using our online surrogate application form you can find out if you qualify by answering just a couple of questions. Completing our full application takes minutes and once your application has been approved you will be [...]
While there are mixed reviews about whether or not a woman should become a surrogate mother if she has never had a baby of her own before, most surrogacy agencies won’t work with a first-time mother because of the variables involved in the unknown aspects of pregnancy. There are [...]
Being a surrogate mother is not only a serious commitment and responsibility but also an extremely rewarding experience. By agreeing to become a surrogate mother, you will be devoting your time, your energy and your body to help deliver the gift of life to a family less fortunate. Our [...]
There’s no question that choosing to become a surrogate is a heroic and selfless act. Here at Family Tree Surrogacy Center we’re extremely grateful to work with amazing women who choose to do something extraordinary for families in need. Here are some of their stories and experiences: Family [...]