The Utah Supreme Court has struck down a portion of their surrogacy law that banned same-sex couples from entering into gestational surrogacy agreements to have children. In the Court’s ruling last week, Chief Justice Matthew Durrant said “same-sex couples must be afforded all of the benefits the State has linked to marriage and freely grants to opposite sex-couples.” In fact, although Utah… Read More »Utah Supreme Court Reverses Ban on Same-Sex Couple Surrogacy
Our newest Surrogacy Education Series is being released on a weekly basis by Conceptual Options in order to educate LGBTQ parents who are just starting or just beginning to consider a journey to parenthood via surrogacy. In the series, we will go over the basics such as Selecting your Surrogacy Agency, Selecting your Surrogate, How to Prepare for your Surrogate Match Meeting,… Read More »Your Newest Surrogacy Education Series for LGBTQ Parents Presented by Conceptual Options
Every surrogacy journey will be different. Every Surrogate is going to want specific things out of her journey both emotionally and logistically, just as you will as an Intended Parent. Finding the perfect fit is key to making a challenging process a smooth, seamless, and special journey full of love. A Surrogate is a generous woman who is willing to lend her… Read More »Choosing Your Surrogate: A How To Guide from Conceptual Options, California’s Surrogacy Agency
As of now, Surrogacy in the United States isn’t regulated by federal law. That means that each state can make its own set of rules and regulations in regards to a surrogate pregnancy and surrogacy journey. There are pros and cons to this. With each state having such different laws that vary so widely, it’s important to take into careful consideration all… Read More »Simply The Best: States and Stats for Your Best Surrogacy Journey in the U.S.
Becoming a Surrogate can be one of the most fulfilling journeys you will likely do in your life. It won’t always be easy, and there will certainly be challenges you’ll need to face during your surrogacy pregnancy. However, the gift you’ll be giving another family is one they will be endlessly grateful for. It’s important to remember that not all women are… Read More »Can I Become a Surrogate with Conceptual Options?
Good news: a million babies have now been born in the U.S. through fertility programs and surrogates. However, when it comes to conceiving through unconventional means, there will be a few inevitable challenges to face. The only way to seamlessly navigate through tricky waters that may arise is by ensuring you’ve selected the best surrogacy program available. Surrogacy agencies are not all… Read More »In Good Hands: 4 Signs You’ve Got The Best Surrogacy Program
Conceptual Options, a full-service Surrogacy, Egg Donation, and Sperm Donation agency that has been Partnering for Parenthood since 1999, announces two new additional episodes of our groundbreaking new educational video series about Surrogacy. Our next two videos tackle the following subjects: “Choosing Your Intended Parents and Talking About Surrogacy with Friends, Family & Strangers.” Becoming a surrogate is one of the most… Read More »Surrogacy Educational Series
Conceptual Options, LLC, has been Partnering for Parenthood and creating families since 1999, and now we are pleased to announce four new additional episodes of our groundbreaking new educational video series about Surrogacy, Egg Donation, Sperm Donation and assisted reproduction. Conceptual Options is a full-service surrogacy, egg donation, and sperm donation agency located in beautiful San Diego, California. Our next four videos… Read More »Additional New Videos for Educational Video Series about Surrogacy
Positive surrogacy articles are always wonderful for us to find – and we certainly found one at the Huffington Post, “Becoming A Surrogate Was Better Than I Ever Imagined”. The post is an amazing story of one woman’s quest to become a surrogate and to live “a life less ordinary.” We learn about Sara Taylor Jones, and why she decided to become… Read More »Sara Taylor Jones – Becoming a Surrogate was the Best Thing
Conceptual Options’ Amazing Surrogates were treated to a Summer Appreciation Party this past month. We treated everyone to painting, great raffles, great conversation and, of course, delicious Buca Di Beppo for our summer luncheon and appreciation party!! We would love for women considering surrogacy to contact us for more information on how you can join our Surrogate Community and join our Conceptual… Read More »Conceptual Options 2017 Summer Surrogate Appreciation Party