Forward Fertility, LLC · Madison, Wisconsin · 608.217.7511 · info@forwardfertility.com

How Surrogacy Works, Free Info Session, Sunday, May 1st

April 6, 2016

DATE: Sunday, May 1, 2016 TIME: 12:30-2:30pm LOCATION: Happy Bambino, 4116 Monona Drive, Madison, WI WHO: Anyone wanting to learn more about surrogacy – potential surrogates, parents-to-be, health care professionals RSVP: Appreciated, but not required (info@forwardfertility.com OR p.608-217-7511) Since Fall of 2013, Forward Fertility has assisted in surrogacy and egg donor matches to help bring 25 babies into the world or on the way.  There are several other potential matches currently in the process of working on the same goal! How could YOU help make someone’s dream of parenthood come true?  Wondering what it’s like and want to hear about…

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How Surrogacy Works, Free info session, Thurs, April 21

April 6, 2016

DATE: Thursday, April 21, 2016 TIME: 6:30-8pm LOCATION: Huckleberry & Persimmon, 5956 O’Dana Road, Madison WHO: Anyone wanting to learn more about surrogacy – potential surrogates, parents-to-be, health care professionals RSVP: Appreciated, but not required (info@forwardfertility.com OR p.608-217-7511) Since Fall of 2013, Forward Fertility has assisted in surrogacy and egg donor matches to help bring 25 babies into the world or on the way.  There are several other potential matches currently in the process of working on the same goal! How could YOU help make someone’s dream of parenthood come true?  Wondering what it’s like and want to hear about…

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How Surrogacy Works – September 26, 12:30-2:30pm

September 3, 2015

DATE: Saturday, September 26, 2015 TIME: 12:30-2:30pm LOCATION: Happy Bambino, 4116 Monona Drive Madison, WI RSVP: Appreciated, but not required (info@forwardfertility.com) Since Fall of 2013, Forward Fertility has assisted in surrogacy and egg donor matches to help bring 14 babies into the world or on the way.  There are over a dozen other potential matches currently in the process of working on the same goal! How could YOU help make someone’s dream of parenthood come true?  Wondering what it’s like and want to hear about another surrogate’s experience? Maybe you know you are interested, but your partner isn’t so sure….…

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No one feels alone while going through fertility treatment.

March 27, 2015

Date: 4/9/2015, Thursday Time: 8:00-9:00 pm Location: 911 Williamson Street Madison, Wisc. ~ A Place to Be RSVP appreciated, but not required – click here.  Not sure — but want to learn more?  Pick up the phone and call Christie @ 608-217-7511. What a ridiculous statement!!!  It fits right in with, ‘relax’ and ‘just adopt’.  The truth is, forming your family can be  complicated – where do you start? when do you stop? how do you know when to move on to the next treatment?  The expenses!!! You are invited to join an educated, warm, friendly conversation with other people…

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It’s on your mind — why not talk about it??

February 23, 2015

Date: 3/5/2015, Thursday Time: 8:00-9:00 pm Location: 911 Williamson Street Madison, Wisc. ~ A Place to Be RSVP appreciated, but not required – click here.  Not sure — but want to learn more?  Pick up the phone and call Christie @ 608-217-7511. “We just made the decision to move on to working with an egg donor — based on the fact it will give us the best chance of success of actually having a baby.” “For me, the issue that holds me back about adoption is not knowing about the prenatal care.” “Taking the leap of faith to work with…

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Have you ever considered being a surrogate, but not sure what’s involved??

February 18, 2015

What:  How Surrogacy Works …. curious? Date: Saturday, May 2, 2015 Time: 1:30pm-3:30pm Location: Happy Bambino, 4116 Monona Drive Madison, WI 53716 RSVP:  Appreciated, but not required ~ call 608-217-7511 or email christie AT forwardfertility.com Each Spring and each Fall, Christie Olsen, the nurse practitioner and founder of Forward Fertility offers a free information session for women interested in learning more about gestational surrogacy.  It’s one thing to see an article or dream of being Jimmy Fallon’s surrogate, but another to actually talk with someone who has been working in the field of fertility for years and could be your…

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Start 2015 Talking…to someone who knows what it’s like.

January 7, 2015

Date: 1/8/2015 (usually it’s the First Thursday of the month — but New Year’s Day took that spot!) Time: 8:00-9:00 pm Location: 911 Williamson Street Madison, Wisc. ~ A Place to Be RSVP appreciated, but not required – click here.   Have you ever felt like your pet is the best listener when it comes to talking about fertility?  Whether you are considering starting a family and not sure about which direction to take or maybe you’ve started treatments and they are taking longer or different paths than you’d planned.  Not to diss the dog, but did you know there…

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Wondering what the heck “A Conversation About Fertility” is about? Read on….

October 31, 2014

Date: 11/6/2014 ( As always….the first Thursday of the month) Time: 8:00-? pm Location: 911 Williamson Street Madison, Wisc. ~ A Place to Be RSVP appreciated, but not required – click here. A recent attendee of the Conversation About Fertility took some time to send an email to Forward Fertility about her experience at the meeting.   Read what she had to say: “Dear Christie:  I was floored by the amount of thought you put into the purpose of the group — just awesome!  It is obvious that you are both experienced and passionate about this topic.  The environment felt very…

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All Things Surrogacy – curious? interested? Get the facts and options.

September 12, 2014

Date: 10/4/2014 (Saturday) Time: 12:00-2pm Location: Happy Bambino – 4116 Monona Drive Madison, Wisc. RSVP appreciated, but not required – by calling Forward Fertility @ 608-217-7511 or emailing: christie@forwardfertility.com Meet other women interested in surrogacy as well as some current surrogates (morning sickness and pregnancy fatigue allowing).  Christie Olsen, a women’s health nurse practitioner and the founder of Forward Fertility, will share the steps to becoming a surrogate, outline the process, and answer questions.  Bring a friend, your mom, your partner…  See you there!

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Curious about surrogacy? Meet current surrogates and learn about the process!

September 12, 2014

“I loved being pregnant.” “I enjoy helping others.” For the women who feel this way, many of them consider surrogacy. While surrogacy is becoming more common, it is still a process that most people know very few details about! For example, did you know that you are not genetically related to the baby, as a gestational surrogate? Or, did you know you get to choose the family you work with? Compensation starts at $24,000? Of course, you can learn about surrogacy online in a chat room or maybe watch a Lifetime movie, but for such a big decision – talking…

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