by Sam Everingham

Posted on 2020-01-01 at 07:35:25

Shabana is a mother through Ukraine surrogacy currently going through a second journey. She is a blogger who has openly shared her experience and journey since 2016 and has been supporting dozens of UK couples who are going through infertility in a compassionate way. She began a second journey in 2018 which has been a long and difficult path but is currently with World Center of Baby, where she has a 10 week pregnancy. She will discuss want she has learned and why she hopes to complete three journeys via Ukraine.


While many countries without access to surrogacy, many seeking to create biological family are venturing offshore. It has left some resorting to ‘unofficial’ traditional surrogacy, using the surrogates eggs and home insemination. Others have had a local friend offer to carry for them, and taken her overseas for the embryo transfer. For the majority, the […]

Surrogacy can fall into the categories of altruistic or commercial. Altruistic surrogacy means that the surrogate derives no financial benefit from being a surrogate with the exception of having her reasonable expenses of the surrogacy paid. Commercial surrogacy is the opposite, being an arrangement whereby the surrogate obtains a financial benefit beyond her expenses for […]

When James and Sara first decided on surrogacy as a mode to pursue their parenthood dreams, their minds were full of doubts and questions. They checked everything – online reviews and experiences of intended parents who had taken similar journeys But they were keen to understand whether there was a ‘ best surrogacy agency in […]