For almost 20 years, ConceiveAbilities has brought together extraordinary surrogate mothers with loving new parents in the Bloomington, IL area. We know from experience that it takes a dedicated team of professionals and individuals to make the dreams of future parents a reality. Get on board with ConceiveAbilities and join us on this remarkable journey!
The ConceiveAbilities team is truly grateful for your interest. It takes a very special person to dedicate their energy and time to becoming a surrogate mother. We ask that you take a moment to look over the surrogate requirements we’ve listed below. You can also visit our surrogate mother requirements page for more details.
Surrogacy is legal in Bloomington, IL. In fact, Illinois has some of the most surrogacy-"friendly" laws in the United States, with several laws supporting the surrogacy process. Among the most prominent is the Illinois Gestational Surrogacy Act. Passed in 2005, the Gestational Surrogacy Act has made surrogacy arrangements more straightforward for intended parents and surrogates in Bloomington and throughout Illinois. We invite you to learn more about Illinois Surrogacy Laws.
Whether you are an intended parent or a surrogate applicant, the process for getting started is easy, secure & confidential. Go ahead and take the first step with ConceiveAbilities.
Our staff receives countless thoughtful notes from parents and surrogates in Illinois and across the nation. We are both grateful and honored that people take the time to share their experience with ConceiveAbilities. We're humbled by the role we play in this process, and we invite you to read more stories about our agency.
To learn more, we invite you to read reviews from Illinois surrogates and intended parents who have used ConceiveAbilities as their surrogacy agency. And for questions about our agency's Bloomington surrogacy program or more information about becoming an Illinois surrogate mother, please contact ConceiveAbilities.
While it’s an exciting and often very successful means to modern family building, surrogacy is not without many questions from both the intended parents and the surrogate herself. Once the idea of cost has been absorbed by intended parents, they soon realize they must also ask another pressing question – is surrogacy legal in all 50 states? More specifically, is surrogacy legal in my state?
Gestational surrogacy is a wonderful opportunity for parents who are unable to have children of their own. It involves the generously donated services of a surrogate mother, who undertakes the physical risks and personal inconvenience of bearing a child to term. This child is grown from an embryo created with donated genetic material, often from the intended parents themselves. The surrogate is not genetically related to the child she bears – a factor which is directly implicit in the practice of