Our Blog

How Does Surrogate Pregnancy Work?

Before someone gets involved with the surrogacy process as a surrogate or intended parent, they have an obligation to understand what’s involved with the process. What they need to understand is everything from the legalities of surrogacy to the actual biological process. That includes understanding how does surrogate pregnancy work . Traditional Surrogacy Pregnancy There are

Key Factors to Consider: Does Insurance Cover Surrogacy?

It’s unfortunate that some truly terrific people can’t have children through natural means. It’s unfortunate because terrific people will generally make terrific parents if given the opportunity. With this said, there is good news! If an individual or couple wants a newborn to raise, they could opt to do so through surrogacy. There are a

From Start to Finish: Understanding the Surrogacy Timeline

Maybe you, your partner, or someone you know is considering surrogacy, and you want to know how long the process takes from beginning to baby. Before laying out a general timeline, starting this process with realistic expectations is vital. It’s a surrogacy journey for both the intended parents and the surrogate. So, how long Does

Exploring the Legalities: Can a Surrogate Keep the Baby?

Surrogacy can be a beautiful, accessible, and realistic option for intended parents who cannot conceive traditionally. For most, it begins with many questions and often concerns. Since there are no federal laws in the US that offer protections for surrogacy, questions related to parental rights and those of the surrogate often jump to the top

The Ultimate Guide: Communicating with Intended Parents Throughout the Surrogacy Journey

Surrogacy is a life-changing experience for intended parents and surrogates alike. The key to a successful surrogacy journey is open communication and strong trust and understanding between the surrogate and intended parents. This means being transparent about your expectations, limitations, and concerns. It also means being a good listener and showing empathy towards the intended

Twiblings and Surrogate Twins: Understanding the Differences and Similarities

Surrogate “twiblings” are a growing phenomenon in the surrogacy world, and they are becoming an increasingly popular option for intended parents who want to have more than one child. Here, we’ll explore the concept of twiblings, the process of twiblings surrogacy, and why some intended parents choose to have twiblings rather than traditional twins. What


WHAT MAKES UP A SURROGATE MOTHER’S COMPENSATION? As a potential surrogate, you have a right to know as much as possible about the gestational surrogate cost or average pay for a surrogate. That includes knowing what factors influence your compensation package. What Makes Up a Surrogate Mother’s Compensation? Three general categories make up what ends

Will The Baby Look Like The Surrogate Mother?

When you decide to pursue surrogacy to expand your family, you may be flooded with questions. It’s common and a good sign! Surrogacy is not a decision to be entered into lightly, and it’s incredibly important to educate yourself – both as the intended parent(s) and prospective surrogates. Of all the questions we get at

Surrogacy Success Rates: Important Facts for Parents and Surrogates

Surrogacy is a wonderful option for people who want the experience of raising children but can’t have children by traditional means. With that said, it’s fair to say that surrogacy costs can run pretty high. If intended parents are willing to go the IVF surrogacy route, success rates will undoubtedly be top of mind. At

Surrogacy Pros and Cons: What You Should Know

In the U.S., surrogacy has become an important option for individuals and couples who want to grow their families but can’t do so by traditional means. That’s why the demand for commercial surrogacy has been growing in recent years. As a surrogacy agency, we have also seen key changes in surrogacy laws that seemingly make

Building families is our privilege

Every year Philadelphia Surrogates center serves couples & individuals from the Greater Philadelphia area and all over the world. As a local, full-service center for surrogate parenting, we are proud to support you on your journey.