Gestlife Our Exclusive ServicesSurrogacy in the UK
GESTLIFE, through its offices and its direct subsidiaries in the countries where it operates, deals with the whole process, from the moment you want to start it, until you return to your country of origin with your Baby
1. WE GUARANTEE YOUR SUCCESS, OR YOUR MONEY BACKIn a surrogacy process, many things can happen that delay time, for reasons foreign to your will. If we can't get you to be a parent within 30 months, we will refund your money. We are so sure that we always achieve it, in 100% of the cases.
2. WE ARE VISIBLE, AND WE ARE IDENTIFIEDWe are a law firm in Spain, belonging to the British group INVEST MEDICAL, with own subsidiaries in 7 countries, and own clinic for assisted reproduction . A firm of recognized prestige, with all our data publicly visible.
3. WE ARE LAWYERSWe are not a simple surrogacy “agency” . To begin with, the legal figure of the "Agency" does not exist or is recognized in our legal system, so unlike a law firm that has legal obligations, liability insurance etc., the agencies do not offer any guarantee.
4. WORKING WITH A EUROPEAN COMPANYAnd you pay us in a European country, neither in the Seychelles nor in a tax haven, as some agencies do.
5. OWN CLINICGestLife is the only company in the sector that has its own clinic in Ukraine www.intereco-clinic.com, with the most modern facilities and technology, under European action protocols to ensure success in your surrogacy process
6. CLINIC MOBILE APPGestLife is the only surrogacy company that offers you a mobile application that allows you to report on the state of creation of the embryos, directly with the clinic.
7. FREEZING YOUR CHILD'S UMBILICAL CORD STEM CELLSIt is a totally free service with which we give to all our parents in the programs of surrogacy STANDARD PLUS. Because it is so important to be parents, as to ensure the good health of your son in the next 20 years.
8. AN ASSISTANCE MANAGER FOR YOUR FILEIn the surrogacy process, you will be appointed an Assistance Manager for follow-up and address of your file. You can talk to him whenever you want, in your own language, and he will keep you informed periodically by email and by phone, in the event of any news and also he will be able to see his file through the program.
9. INFONOW SERVICEGestLife is the only company specialized in surrogacy that follows a policy of absolute transparency with their parents. All the steps that we carry out for your file are noted in a computer program that allows us to control the steps to follow. Thanks to a personal code that only gives you access to your file, you can access 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and know, at the same time as us, everything that is happening. If you don't want to periodically enter the surrogacy program, he himself will send you an e-mail for each management carried out, following the policy of absolute transparency.
10. PHYSICAL ACCOMPANIMENT DURING THE TRIPSIn the surrogacy process, our employees on the company's staff (not external collaborators such as translators, taxi drivers etc ...) will pick you up at the airport and They will take you to the hotel or apartment where you are going to stay. During the days that you are in the country, They will accompany all the steps to be taken to achieve the process.
11. ACCOMPANYING A LAWYER TO THE CONSULATEIn the surrogacy process, the accompaniment is not carried out by a simple companion or translator. When you have to go to register the child, a lawyer will accompany you, to do all the arrangements so that you only have to take care of and sign the for the child.
12. INDIVIDUAL APARTMENTSMost surrogacy agencies in the UK that include accommodation, host in houses shared with other couples, with children. In some cases, with a single sink for all couples.
13. MOBILE PHONE / LOCAL INTERNETDuring the surrogacy process, the company will give you a gift during your trips to the destination city, a local mobile and SIM card with Internet, so that you can stay in Contact both the office in the country of destination and your family members through the Internet at all times.
14. GUARD SERVICE 24 HOURS / 365 DAYS A YEAR
15. PEDIATRIC SERVICE AT HOMEIn the process of surrogacy when the baby is born and you are in the apartment, waiting to return to your country, you will receive a visit from a pediatrician to verify the good condition of the child. Our advisors will take care of the simultaneous translation with the doctor.
16. BABY SITTER IN OUR APARTMENTSIn most of our surrogacy programs we include the presence of a babysitter in the apartment for 4 hours a day in the STANDARD programs, and 8 hours a day in the STANDARD PLUS programs (5 days a week with a maximum of 20 days). In this way we help to cope with the first days with the baby, since it will represent an important change of habits in your life.
17. STROLLER FOR THE BABYIn the surrogacy process GestLife will lend you a stroller for your baby during your stay in the countries where we have an office (GREECE, GEORGIA, UKRAINE, RUSSIA).
18. LAYETTE WITH PRODUCTS FOR YOUR CHILDIn the surrogacy process GestLife gives you a basket with the necessary products for the first care of your baby.
19. EXCLUSIVE INSURANCEFor the surrogacy process GestLife has exclusive guarantees that cover contingencies that no other company covers: loss or deterioration of embryos during the transport, change of donor at no additional cost in case of white puncture (without eggs), etc.
20. TRAVEL ASSISTANCE INSURANCEDuring the surrogacy process on your trips, you will be covered by insurance for travel assistance with ALLIANZ ASSISTANCE.
21. GUARANTEE OF RESTART IN CASE OF DEATH OF THE BABYUnfortunately, from the 7th month, all surrogacy agencies in the UK consider that if the baby is born prematurely, and dies, the program has been fulfilled. And you can be left without a child and without money. GestLife is the only surrogacy company in the UK that covers this terrible contingency, guaranteeing you the restart of the same program that had hired, up to one year after birth. At no cost to you.
22. OWN INFRASTRUCTURE IN DESTINATION COUNTRIESThe rest of the surrogacy agencies in the UK do not have their own offices, with own personnel insured in the country's social security, to be able to provide a service of quality. They go to external collaborators, but when problems or complications arise, they are not there, nor do they have personnel prepared to resolve the contingency in situ.
23. MORE THAN 100 EMPLOYEES DEDICATED ONLY TO SURROGATE PREGNANCYA surrogacy process requires a multidisciplinary team in all countries where it Operates. GestLife has more than 100 employees, dedicated only to making your dream come true.
24. MULTILINGUAL STAFF (+ ENGLISH) IN ALL OFFICESIn our company 11 languages are spoken. All those in charge of specialist assistance in surrogacy, are multilingual (French, Italian, German, English), also in the subsidiaries.
25. CODE OF ETHICSWe have a code of ethics that is mandatory for all staff. We practice surrogacy avoiding the exploitation of surrogate mothers, controlling our teams in situ, checking the conditions in which they live, the dwellings where they reside, their diet and habits, something that can only be done if you have your own offices where our inspectors carry out a work of constant monitoring.
26. PROCESSES IN ALL COUNTRIES WHERE SUBROGATED GESTATION IS LEGALWe do not have the need to "sell" you a destination for the surrogacy process, as if It was the 8th wonder of the world, because we have no other to offer you. At GestLife we work on all countries where surrogacy is legal. Our fees are the same for all countries, so you have the guarantee that we will guide you on the one that best suits you. it suits you, not the company. Other surrogacy companies or agencies in the UK , with only one destination, must "sing" about the glories of that destination, and they try to discredit other destinations, to get more customers.
27. AGREEMENTS WITH NATIONAL CLINICSIn the process of Surrogate Mother in the event that you have embryos already created in other clinics, and always complying with current legislation, we can help you transport them to the country of destination, within the current legislation.
28.- WORKFORCE PSYCHOLOGIST SERVICEWe are the only surrogacy company in the UK in the sector that has incorporated a psychologist on staff, to address the concerns of parents and to help during the process to cope better. The psychological assistance service is provided free of charge up to 5 years after the birth of the child, and includes both the parents and the child.
29. GESTLIFE IS ENDORSED BY THE PARENTS FOR SUBROGATED GESTATION ASSOCIATIONAn independent association, which brings together more than 700 people who have become parents thanks to surrogacy, and that the agencies supervise, to guarantee good practices, endorsing with its seal only those that meet the required parameters.
30. OWN PREGNANCY AND DONOR TRAINING PROGRAMGestLife through the clinic belonging to the group, performs directly, without intermediaries the selection of the two people without whom surrogacy programs could not be carried out:
31. ACCOMPANIMENT PROGRAM FOR PREGNANT MOTHERSAt GestLife we also have a special vision on the care of surrogate mothers. They are not only paid a financial compensation, but we try to ensure that during the surrogacy process, they are accompanied and have a better future, with a special solidarity program (at no cost some for parents), which offers special care to surrogate mothers.
32. PERMANENT ASSISTANCE OF A PSYCHOLOGIST FOR THE SURROGATE MOTHERWe are the only surrogacy company in the UK that has incorporated to a psychologist on the staff, to address concerns and to help the surrogate mother during the process to cope better. The psychological assistance service is provided free of charge up to 5 years after delivery.
33. MOBILE APPLICATION WITH THE SURROGATE MOTHERThe surrogate mother is the most important person in the surrogacy process for GestLife. Without her, you would not have your child. That is why it is very important for GestLife to know for sure that the surrogate mother is being treated well throughout the process, (even by our staff) by all the people involved. Therefore, the best way is to know this information directly from the surrogate mother, who through a mobile application will keep us informed about her evolution, mood, incidents etc. Information that will be checked by our supervisors as we do on a regular and independent basis.
34. COMPENSATION TO THE SURROGATE MOTHER OR THE DONOR IN CASE OF DECAY OR LOSS OF ORGANSThe standard plus surrogacy programs cover possible compensation (10,000 euros) to the surrogate's or donor's family in the event of their death, or to themselves in the case of organ loss (loss of uterus in childbirth, damage to the ovaries in puncture ovarian etc.). In addition, compensation to the surrogate mother in the event of abortion is covered (6,000 euros).
35. PREPARATORY COURSES FOR FIRST-TIME PARENTSDuring the surrogacy process, preparatory courses are given for the care of the baby. The courses are carried out live, online, in a conference call, with a prestigious pediatrician. It has an eminently practical sense and has been created especially for surrogacy parents.
36. PATERNITY TESTIn all its surrogacy programs, GestLife offers you the paternity test, which will help you guarantee the biological affiliation with the baby.
37. YOU DO NOT WORRY ABOUT ANYTHINGIn the surrogacy process, you are only responsible for providing the genetic material. GestLife and its subsidiaries will take care of the rest.
38. ADOPTION OF THE MINOR BY THE OTHER SPOUSE IF NECESSARYFor those countries where it is necessary for the intending mother to adopt the minor, once in their country, GestLife advises and writes the letter free of charge to parents to carry out the adoption.
39. MORE THAN 250 HAPPY PARENTS EVERY YEAROur facts are our best guarantees. More than 250 parents make their dream come true every year thanks to GestLife. A silent majority that makes little noise, but is there. We can put you in contact with several parents who have already fulfilled their dream and who trusted our group to make it happen.