by Sam everingham
Posted on 2016-02-15 at 23:32:28
Since having their own children (Mia 9 and Ava 8) Amanda & Brent have met many couples who have had a far harder journey conceiving than they had which led them to the question – if we could help, would we?
They have been friends with Michael & Terry for over 12 years. When they first started talking about creating their own family Amanda & Brett realised that this was an opportunity to help and so a first surrogacy journey began. Amanda never expected it to lead to another pregnancy however they are again at 20 weeks and feeling much more at ease to share the many ups and downs with our greater community. The pair feel blessed to be part of a very special family and to see both their own and Michael and Terry’s girls grow up knowing that anything is possible.
First Fertility is a global IVF and surrogacy provider with hubs in South-East Asia and Russia.Their surrogacy programs drastically reduce the costs of family-building by utilising IVF and surrogacy procedures in countries with lower professional salaries. Countries such as Russia offer significant savings on all aspects of the process . First Fertility offers Fixed cost […]
For those intended parents undertaking international surrogacy in Georgia or Ukraine, it is important to be aware that your baby or babies will be born stateless and that you will need to apply for Australian citizenship by descent before you can come back home. In order to prove a biological relationship, The Department of Home Affairs will […]
Gay dad Rodney Cruise is something of an expert on setting expectations in co-parenting arrangements. Over the last 14 years Rodney and his Taiwanese partner Jeff have between them fathered a child via surrogacy, four via co-parenting with two lesbian couples and five further children via ‘identity-release’ sperm donation. For many busy professionals, co-parenting seems […]