The ConceiveAbilities surrogacy program is an excellent choice for intended parents and surrogate mothers in the Rockford area. For more than fifteen years, ConceiveAbilities has provided an unparalleled level of attention, expertise and care to individuals and families in Illinois. Our goal is to turn an often complex process into an enjoyable and rewarding journey for everyone involved.
The team at ConceiveAbilities is grateful for your interest in this extraordinary process. Before you begin a surrogate application, we ask that you review a few of the requirements listed below. For additional information on eligibility, please review our complete list of surrogate mother requirements. Our staff can answer any questions you have regarding eligibility. We look forward to working with you! In the meantime, we’ve provided a sampling of our requirements to become a surrogate mother below.
Yes. Surrogacy agreements are legal in Rockford, Illinois. Illinois is considered a “surrogacy-friendly” state and has several laws that support the surrogacy process. The Gestational Surrogacy Act was passed in 2005, making surrogacy arrangements more straightforward and less complex for both surrogates and intended parents in Illinois. We invite you to learn more about Illinois Surrogate mother Law.
ConceiveAbilities receives countless warm letters and notes from parents and surrogates in Illinois and throughout the country. We take pride in our ability to provide an unmatched level of service, making the experience a positive one for everyone involved. Visit our testimonials page to read more.
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.
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 Rockford surrogacy program or more information about becoming an Illinois surrogate mother, please contact ConceiveAbilities.
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.