San Jose, California Surrogates

San Jose State University in California

California Surrogacy Agency

Are you interested in becoming a surrogate and live in the greater Bay Area or near Sacramento, Modesto, Fresno, Santa Rosa or Redding? We are your people. ConceiveAbilities has opened an office in San Jose to serve families in Northern California and beyond.

For Intended Parents

California Surrogacy: Growing Your Family

It is an honor for ConceiveAbilities to help you toward your goal of parenthood in California. Our staff is committed and will be with you every step of the way throughout the entire surrogacy process.

Learn more about finding a surrogate mother.

California Surrogacy Program Benefits

Our California surrogacy program is designed to support both intended parents and surrogates with the best care. Attentive care, access to local resources and less travel time are just a few of the benefits. Intended parents can also reduce their surrogacy costs significantly by choosing a surrogate who will not need airfare and hotel expenses for visits to a local California fertility center.

California Surrogacy Laws

The state of California has one of the most surrogacy-friendly laws in the nation. Please contact us to learn more.

For Surrogate Mothers

Become a California Surrogate Mother

You are brave. Your desire to help someone become a parent is not something everyone can do – there is no greater gift. ConceiveAbilities knows the sacrifices surrogate mothers make to help another family's dreams come true. Many of our team members started their own families with the help of a surrogate or have been surrogates themselves. Our proprietary processes make sure our surrogate mothers are treated with the upmost respect, care and understanding.

When you become a surrogate in California you will be joining something deeper than sisterhood, something called surrogatehood.

Learn more about how to become a surrogate mother.

Requirements & Facts About Becoming a California Surrogate Mother

Any woman who chooses to become a surrogate mother is a super hero. But like any bold endeavor, there are some very important factors required to meet the surrogacy challenge. Requirements include:

  • Age between 21-39 years old
  • BMI between 18-34
  • Not underweight/under 100 pounds
  • No history of gastric bypass
  • Not currently on government financial support
  • Have given birth to and be raising at least one child
  • Must provide OB/GYN records and a clearance letter

Learn more about the surrogate requirements.

Surrogate Mother Compensation in California

Helping someone create a family is priceless. At ConceiveAbilities we offer the best compensation in the industry for your dedication and time as a surrogate mother. Compensation for surrogates in California includes:

  • Medical co-payments
  • Maternity clothing
  • Required medication
  • Lawyer fees
  • Travel expenses (if applicable)
  • Wages lost during surrogacy (if applicable)

Learn more about surrogacy compensation.

The Step-by-Step Process of Becoming a California Surrogate

There are many steps to becoming a ConceiveAbilities surrogate mother– they may vary slightly based on location, physician, and needs of the surrogate mother and intended parents. In the link below you’ll find a general framework of what to expect as a surrogate mother. And remember, we will be there walking you through each step to make becoming a surrogate mother as easy as possible.

Learn more about the surrogate mother process..

Get started with surrogacy in California

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.

Questions? Learn more about ConceiveAbilities.

We are proud to offer our California surrogacy matching service to intended parents and surrogates in California. Good luck to you as you gather information and begin the surrogacy process! For questions about our agency's surrogacy program or more information about becoming a California surrogate mother, please contact ConceiveAbilities.

San Jose

By Appointment Only

75 E Santa Clara Street
San Jose, CA 95113

(669) 342-3566

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