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Overview of Surrogacy & IVF for Queer Men

DATE - 06/10/21

Overall the surrogacy and IVF process can be very intimidating for first-time dads. With all the technical jargon and moving parts, it's completely understandable. But, we are here to clear up all your questions! This webinar will give a general overview of the surrogacy and IVF process for queer men as well as the next steps in your journey. Get all your questions answered live by our panel of distinguished experts.

Time: 12PM EST - 1PM EST
Available to: Everyone
adoption

Overview of Adoption for Queer Men

DATE - 06/11/21

Adoption is a popular choice for many dads-to-be. But, with so many moving parts, it is easy to get overwhelmed. We are here to help you get started on your path to fatherhood! In this webinar, we will cover how to get started, things to consider and what are the next steps. Get your questions answered in real-time by our GWK Partners to Fatherhood.

Time: 12PM EST - 1PM EST
Available to: Everyone
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Building Your Surrogacy Team

DATE - 06/16/21

Your surrogacy team is responsible for making your journey as smooth as possible. Understanding the roles responsible for each step of the process is essential. Your surrogacy team is often made up of a surrogacy agency, IVF clinic, insurance agency and a lawyer, just to name a few. This webinar will cover the responsibilities of each role and how to choose the best one for you. Get your questions answered live by GWK's Partners to Fatherhood.

Time: 12PM EST - 1PM EST
Available to: Everyone
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Tips to Offset Your Surrogacy Cost

DATE - 06/24/21

There's no denying it, surrogacy is expensive. But, there are ways to offset the cost and make surrogacy more accessible. In this webinar, you will hear from leading experts in surrogacy, IVF & egg donation on how to afford surrogacy. Get your questions answered live during our interactive Q&A session.

Time: 12PM EST - 1PM EST
Available to: Everyone
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International Intended Parents: Surrogacy in the United States

DATE - 07/01/21

Located overseas and interested in pursuing a surrogacy journey in the United States? We have the answers to all your questions! Surrogacy can be a complex and daunting process, but with the right information and team behind you, it can be much easier! In this webinar, we will cover the process of becoming a dad through surrogacy for those not living in the United States. The U.S is a great place to pursue a surrogacy journey for international dads, although the laws differ country by country, the overall process is generally the same.

Time: 12PM EST - 1PM EST
Available to: Everyone
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Creating a Mutually Rewarding Relationship With Your Egg Donor & Surrogate

DATE - 07/15/21

Finding a surrogate can be a daunting task, let us help to make sense of it all. This webinar will cover the essentials needed to find and select a donor and surrogate that work for you. You will leave with a better understanding of the process and how to take the next steps. Get your questions answered live by our panel of industry-leading experts!

Time: 12PM EST - 1PM EST
Available to: Everyone
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The Doctors Leading IVF

DATE - 07/22/21

IVF is an intricate and important part of any surrogacy journey. While YOU don't need to be an expert in science, these distinguished guests are! In this webinar, you will learn everything you need to know about the IVF process during your journey. Get your burning questions answered live during our Q&A portion.

Time: 12PM EST - 1PM EST
Available to: Everyone
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An HIV+ Dad's Surrogacy Journey

DATE - 07/29/21

Being HIV positive is no barrier to becoming a dad, even surrogacy. With advancements in modern medicine, HIV+ dads can become genetically related to their child with no risk to the child or surrogate. Hear first hand from a dad who has gone through this process and the expert that helped him.

Time: 12PM EST - 1PM EST
Available to: Everyone
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Finding LGBTQ+ Affirming Surrogacy Agencies

DATE - 08/19/21

As queer men going through a surrogacy journey we soon realize, not all agencies are created equal. Discrimination against LGBTQ intended parents happens and it is important that you support agencies that will support you. In this webinar, we will cover how to find an LGBTQ+ affirming surrogacy agency and how to choose which agency is best for you.

Time: 12PM EST - 1PM EST
Available to: Everyone
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Choosing a Path to Fatherhood

DATE - 08/26/21


Ready to become a dad? Overwhelmed by your options? Let us help! In this webinar, we will cover the paths to fatherhood most commonly available to most queer men. Including surrogacy, adoption, foster care and co-parenting. You will leave with a clearer idea of what path is best for you and how to start the next steps. You will also have a chance to get your questions answered live by our panel of distinguished experts.

Time: 12PM EST - 1PM EST
Available to: Everyone
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Circle Surrogacy & Egg Donation Webinars

DATE - 04/01/21 END DATE - 08/31/21

Each month Circle Surrogacy & Egg Donation hosts topic-specific webinars for intended parents about all aspects of the surrogacy process: from finding a surrogate, to legal needs, to comparing surrogacy agency costs. All webinars are free.

Time: Various
Available to: Everyone
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Private Consultations

DATE - 04/01/21 END DATE - 08/31/21

Circle's private consultations are free, and allow their team to hear your story and what brought you to surrogacy. They'll also discuss an overview of their program and agency protocols, matching with a surrogate mother, surrogacy costs, insurance and much more. 

  • Mornings, afternoon and some evening time slots available every day
Time: Ongoing; by appointment
Available to: Everyone
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Reproductive Medicine Assoc | Private Consults

DATE - 04/01/21 END DATE - 08/31/21

Starting the process of family building as a gay man can be overwhelming.  Learn more about:
- Where to begin choosing your fertility clinic, egg donor, and surrogate
- How to navigate financial & legal aspects
- Where to get support along the way

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adoption

Spence-Chapin Adoption Events

DATE - 03/26/21 END DATE - 12/31/21
Time: Ongoing
Available to: Everyone