ConceiveAbilities is a leading surrogacy center in Birmingham, matching intended parents with Birmingham surrogates like you throughout Alabama, the Southeastern region and across the United States. As one of the oldest agencies in America, we’ve been at the forefront of a changing landscape alongside Birmingham’s finest doctors and professionals. Our egg donation and Birmingham surrogacy agency has been providing third party reproductive services to hopeful parents-to-be in Alabama and around the world for twenty-four years and counting.
We are proud to serve Birmingham. The Magic City is committed to growth and has always been known for building its community, first with steel and now with banking, healthcare, and college education. We are excited to be a part of that tradition as we help Alabamans build and grow their families. Birmingham is a major regional hub for many businesses and home to two major fertility centers that ConceiveAbilities has built deep, long standing relationships with, making your journey as a surrogate in Alabama one with great access to top-tier medical care and advanced fertility solutions. Birmingham is the administrative and operations hub of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) and, through its longtime membership and commitment to excellence in our field, ConceiveAbilities knows a thing or two about gestational surrogacy! We are a strong local advocate for your surrogacy journey in Alabama.
Nestled at the foothill of the Appalachian Mountains, Birmingham is a national leader in urban green spaces and boasts many parks and nature like Ruffner Mountain, Vulcan Park and the Black Warrior River creating a perfect backdrop for surrogates to enjoy outdoor living throughout their surrogacy journey
Many people including celebrities like Dwayne Wade and Gabrielle Union, Kristen Wiig, Anderson Cooper and Angela Bassett have used surrogacy to build their own families. We are grateful to match Birmingham surrogates and local Alabaman couples struggling with infertility, gay dads and single parents-to-be to ensure the best surrogacy partnership for anyone hoping to create their family. We specialize in helping all couples grow their families and strive to make your modern family-building surrogacy experience an amazing and successful one.
We work with ease through our own online platform to ensure becoming a surrogate is safe and convenient, whether you live right in Birmingham, Mobile, Montgomery, Huntsville, Decatur, Daphne-Fairhope, Tuscaloosa, Auburn, Dothan and anywhere in Alabama.
As your local surrogate agency in Alabama, we are here to support every step of your surrogacy journey. From helping you do your research on the best Alabama surrogacy agency to matching you with a family, ConceiveAbilities is honored to make your dream of being a surrogate come true. We are happy to answer all of your surrogacy questions.
Yes. While Alabama does not have a gestational surrogacy statute, it also does not have case law that prohibits it. Courts have commonly granted pre-birth orders for married couples and single individuals regardless of their sexual orientation. That said, it is important to note that the results can vary by county. In counties where pre-birth orders are not allowed, post birth adoptions are available. With ConceiveAbilities’ long track record of working successfully with surrogates in Alabama, you can be confident about a successful surrogacy journey.
In addition to our staying power of twenty-four years as a surrogacy agency, ConceiveAbilities invests in building a large community of available surrogates because, simply, surrogates sit at the very heart of our program. Read more about our process, including how we find your perfect intended parents.
Our Matching Matters process sets us apart from other surrogacy agencies. We understand the significance of the right match, and we are proud of our Matching Matters process that focuses on the connection between a surrogate and the intended parent. Our experience has proven that matching does matter and our 97% initial acceptance rate proves it. The right match lays the foundation for the entire surrogacy process, resulting in a successful and rewarding experience. Often surrogates and intended parents, who start off as strangers to one another, become an extended part of one another’s families. For those who seek this depth of connection, and equally for those who don’t, ConceiveAbilities uses its Matching Matters to understand your goals and make matches that make sense.
One of the most common questions we receive is, how much do surrogates get paid in Birmingham? At ConceiveAbilities, our surrogate compensation package is one of the most generous, and well-planned, in the field. As a first-time surrogate living in Alabama, you will earn $44,000 and more in base pay, depending on your specific situation, and with payments starting well before your pregnancy. Factors that increase what you get paid in base compensation include whether you have prior experience as a gestational surrogate. Take the first step to become a surrogate in Alabama now!
Our surrogate requirements make sure your surrogacy journey is as healthy and successful as possible. Review these basic criteria to find out if you qualify as a surrogate candidate. Or, better yet, take our short personal assessment to see if you qualify to be a surrogate in Alabama!
The process for getting started is easy, confidential, and secure. Go ahead and take the first step with ConceiveAbilities. We are looking forward to getting to know you.
Finding a path to parenthood by working with a gestational carrier continues to grow in its appeal. In 2019, an estimated 7,000 births took place by surrogate in the United States, as the market is steadily growing at 15% per year based on data from the Centers for Disease Control. And, in 2017, we know that 4.2% of all In Vitro Fertilization transfers occurred with a gestational carrier, which grew from just over 1% ten years prior.
The decision to become a surrogate means entering into a unique partnership with the intended parents. Think about it: you’re taking on an incredibly powerful responsibility, and it’s often for someone you’ve never met. One of the most important decisions you’ll make during your surrogacy journey is the people you’ll enter into this partnership with. What should you consider when being matched with intended parents? From working with a surrogacy agency to communication and beyond, we’ll explore how to make the very most of your match.