An infant smiles while being buckled into a car seat by a parent's hands

Forward Fertility works with domestic parents-to-be. About half of our clients are from the East or West Coasts and the majority of our carriers live in Wisconsin. In a global pandemic, when flying is perhaps not the safest, once your baby is born (in Wisconsin), how the heck does one get home? Before COVID, about…

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Graphic is of a tortoise vs a hare with a Forward Fertility logo

Becoming a gestational carrier is something most people think very deeply about for a long period of time before they decide to proceed. Once you’ve decided you are interested and are ready to apply…. what should you expect? At Forward Fertility, the application process can be completed in as little time as a few weeks…

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Photo of Jessica who is pregnant, smiling and ready for delivery day.

We talked to Stephanie and Jessica, two Forward Fertility gestational carriers, about their experience delivering a baby for intended parents during the COVID-19 crisis. They had lots to say about what went well and shared some pearls of wisdom for other carriers to get what they need while navigating changing hospital policies.  This blog post…

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Photo is of Jill who is smiling at home.

It’s obvious how surrogacy has changed the lives of my intended parents, but someone asked me this week how surrogacy has changed me. Short answer – I’ve learned to be more empathetic. More aware. More sensitive. I learned that people are sometimes a product of their situations and things they cannot control. The experience has…

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