3 Keys to the Surrogacy Process

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Key Points:
  • The agency you work with determines your experience and how easy the process is.
  • You are in control and can move as quickly or slowly as you want.
  • Prescreening allows you to become fully qualified and prepared before connecting with the perfect family.
  • Choosing an agency and getting started toward helping someone else become a parent is the most amazing gift you’ll ever give. is largely built around the experiences of our surrogates, which means we understand what you need during the process. With that in mind, we continuously independently review surrogacy agencies and have found American Surrogacy to be the best overall professional to help you from start to finish.

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Understanding how the process works can help you feel more confident in your decision to carry a child for someone else, and American Surrogacy offers comprehensive services and a personal guide who is there for you every step of the way.

While the surrogacy process may vary based on your state laws, surrogacy professionals and individual circumstances, here are the important things to know about the process. You can also find a more in-depth breakdown of the broader surrogacy process by taking this link.

Finding the Right Surrogacy Agency

Women like you considering becoming a surrogate are making an incredible sacrifice and giving the most amazing gift possible to someone else: parenthood.

You deserve to work with a surrogacy agency that:

  • Has experienced and knowledgeable professionals.
  • Offers comprehensive services.
  • Gives you the personal assistance you deserve.
  • Provides you with well-deserved compensation.

Choosing an agency is a significant first step in helping a hopeful couple become parents, and you deserve professionals who understand your needs.

We can help you get connected to American Surrogacy when you fill out our free online contact form. We can also provide you with more information on the surrogacy process before you speak to an agency professional.


Surrogacy compensation allows you to do something amazing for your own family, like pay off bills, go on a dream vacation or send your kids to college.

A Surrogacy Process That You Control

Choosing to become a surrogate is nothing short of heroic. You deserve complete support from a trusted and experienced professional, and should have complete control over the process itself.

That means you get to decide:

  • The pace at which you move through the process.
  • The family you choose to connect with.

If you’re committed to becoming a surrogate, you can get connected with us online, and we can help you work with American Surrogacy to get fully prescreened. You can also continue to gather more information so that you can make the best decision for your family.

Once prescreened, you get to choose the family that fits your needs and interests.

Getting Prescreened to Qualify and Move Forward

We know that surrogates and intended parents are eager to move forward in the process toward the ultimate goal of a child being born and a couple becoming parents.

One crucial step in avoiding unnecessary wait times is getting fully screened before connecting with a family.

Our partner agency, American Surrogacy, prescreens to accomplish 3 important things:

  • Ensure surrogates are fully prepared to connect with a family and proceed.
  • Increase the likelihood of clinical acceptance.
  • Keep wait times low so that all parties involved can get started and move closer to achieving their goals.

The broader surrogacy process involves important steps, including the medical process, which can be viewed in more detail by taking this link.

Ultimately, we know how important this decision is and the incredible future it provides for everyone involved. Not only are you giving a couple the chance to finally be parents, but you’re fulfilling your goals of helping someone else while also receiving deserved compensation, which you can use to better your family, too.

Whether you’re searching for information or you want to get connected with an agency to get the prescreening process started, you can always contact us online.

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