A Basic Overview for Homosexual {Couples}

The primary profitable try at gestational surrogacy in 1985 created the chance for meant mother and father to decide on an egg donor and a surrogate to have kids.  Nevertheless, that chance was not obtainable to identical intercourse mother and father in the course of the earlier years of its improvement. This made homosexual surrogacy practically unimaginable.

In 1996, Rising Generations was based with a particular focus: serving to homosexual males develop into mother and father. Our founders labored to beat hurdles and distinctive challenges confronted by homosexual meant fathers—from navigating and altering authorized methods that have been designed to accommodate solely “mother and pop” to educating medical doctors and different professionals about homosexual parenting. We have been there each step of the way in which, educating and recruiting surrogates and egg donors excited to assist homosexual males to develop into dads, serving to our meant dads to speak to their youngsters and their assist networks about surrogacy, and even creating options for HIV constructive males to develop into organic fathers through surrogacy.

Instances have modified for the reason that nineties, with identical intercourse {couples} capable of develop their households via surrogacy with the right assist methods in place. We, at Rising Generations, have been there from the start, paving the way in which for lots of of homosexual males to create households via our surrogacy program.


Rising Generations has an intensive egg donor program. We’ve got egg donors from varied backgrounds. We encourage you to view our donors and allow them to communicate for themselves. When you have a pal or a member of the family providing to donate eggs, we’ve got helped many households with “recognized” egg donors. We’re blissful to attach along with your chosen donor, stroll her via what to anticipate, and assist coordinate every step of her screening and egg retrieval course of.


At Rising Generations, it begins with a single step: finishing our quick on-line profile so we will match you with the perfect surrogate. Our total surrogacy program usually lasts from two to 2 and a half years. To make sure our matching course of is profitable, our surrogates endure an intensive screening course of which incorporates an intensive utility, a number of rounds of interviews, a legal background test, psychological evaluations, and a medical examination by an in vitro fertilization specialist. The medical examination consists of drug, nicotine, and infectious illness screenings.

As soon as your surrogate is chosen and you might be prepared to maneuver ahead, we’ll notify your IVF physician’s workplace that it’s time to attempt for being pregnant. When you have not chosen or usually are not but working with an IVF clinic, we’re blissful to refer you to at least one inside our community. You possibly can count on the next advantages from our referred IVF clinics:

  • Skilled medical professionals for screenings, egg retrievals, and embryo transfers.
  • Utilizing sperm from each male companions (if relevant) to have siblings from the identical egg donor.
  • Choosing which of your embryos is implanted into your surrogate.
  • The power for HIV-positive males to make use of their very own sperm to develop into organic fathers.


Every state has legal guidelines regulating surrogacy. Some don’t grant parental rights for same-sex {couples} whereas different states don’t enable or acknowledge surrogacy contracts in any respect. We partnered with the Worldwide Reproductive Regulation Group for knowledgeable steering and authorized counsel. They provide:

  • 100% success fee in getting you named because the authorized guardian(s) of your youngster(ren).
  • Counsel on which states are surrogate-friendly and superb on your scenario.
  • Help acquiring paternity judgments that title you because the authorized guardian of your youngster with. each mother and father’ names on the delivery certificates – or only one title in case you are single.
  • Authorized illustration and help drafting your surrogate and/or egg donor contracts and household planning paperwork.

At Rising Generations, we pleasure ourselves with being there for you and your loved ones each step of the way in which. Contact us to ebook your free session, monetary evaluation, or to reply any questions you might have.