Why I Became A Surrogate

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This was my family’s way of giving back! We finished our family with our adoption of our youngest and wanted someone to be able to start or finish their family.- T  I chose to become a surrogate because I know how it feels to desperately want to have children and not be able to have them without someone else’s help. We learned that my husband is completely sterile in 2006 and if it wasn’t for …

From The Desk Of Leia Swanberg: Your Team is Our Team!

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I wanted to take a moment to thank all of the outside service providers that we work with. Throughout your journey it will be vital for success that we are remaining close with your doctor, lawyer and other people within your team.  This way we will be able to best advocate for your needs, and the needs of your Surrogate!  When issues arise between any of these parties; including CFC, we will work quickly to come …

Welcome Rocco!

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Welcome Lightweight Champion of the World…..Rocco Lucci Lorito! This bold little fighter took the title with a two punch knockout on Sunday February 26 and flew straight into the arms of his mother! Its true! He’s here! Everything went great. Rocco’s surrogate Christine is an incredible being with such strength and determination. What an honour to have taken this journey with her. Thank you for the enormous outpouring of love and support. You helped a …

Lets Get Real with Robyn Da Silva

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Sometimes beginning conversations can be difficult, but the smallest things can be conversation starters. Send your surrogate a picture of what you are doing, even the simplest things like what show you are watching is a way to start a conversation. Send her pictures of what you are eating, maybe that will spark up a conversation of what her pregnancy cravings are, what she dislikes and likes. These are great ways to develop a relationship …

Surrogacy in Canada :CFC Unexpected Delivery

  Surrogacy in Canada : it was last Thursday when I got the call from Anna, she was in labour, which of course is always the most exciting time for the Surrogate, as the finish line is in sight. Our office loves to get these calls, as we know that typically within the day, a baby/ies will be here.  A family will be created, and a Surrogate will have given the ultimate gift. I asked …

Canadian Fertility Consultants – How Does Infertility Impact Finances?

Canadian fertility Consultants – One in six Canadian couples experience infertility, according to the Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society. And for many, it’s a surprise, so they don’t have much time to find the cash. “If there are no funds from savings, the only alternative is to borrow,” says Kathryn Jankowski, a vice president at T.E. Wealth in Toronto. If couples’ family members aren’t willing to lend money, steer clients toward shorter-term, less expensive loans …

How Does Infertility Impact Finances?

One in six Canadian couples experience infertility, according to the Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society. And for many, it’s a surprise, so they don’t have much time to find the cash. “If there are no funds from savings, the only alternative is to borrow,” says Kathryn Jankowski, a vice president at T.E. Wealth in Toronto. If couples’ family members aren’t willing to lend money, steer clients toward shorter-term, less expensive loans such as mortgage renewals. …

Canadian Fertility Consultants – Surrogacy Dictionary

Canadian Fertility Consultants- When Potential Surrogates and Intended parents come to CFC, they are often met by other Surrogates and Intended Parents who appear to be speaking a different language.  Here at CFC,  we have put together a Dictionary for our new clients, to ensure that they don’t miss out on the terms that may be important to them during their journey.  If at any point, your clinic asks you when your LMP was, and …

Surrogacy Dictionary

When Potential Surrogates and Intended parents come to CFC, they are often met by other Surrogates and Intended Parents who appear to be speaking a different language.  Here at CFC,  we have put together a Dictionary for our new clients, to ensure that they don’t miss out on the terms that may be important to them during their journey.  If at any point, your clinic asks you when your LMP was, and tells you that …

Canadian Fertility Consultants – Surrogate Mother Testing

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Canadian Fertility Consultants – Once you have decided to become a surrogate mother, and are working with Intended parents, there are a number of tests that you will go through, administered by the Fertility clinic that your intended parents are working with. Everyone involved in the surrogacy: both intended parents, the surrogate mother and her husband, as well as the ovum donor ( if one is involved) will go through some testing as part of …