Start publishing date



Meta Title

Header h1

Monday, 11 September 2023 03:38

From Dreams to Reality: A Danish Surrogacy Journey

The Challenge of Recognition in Denmark

In a heartwarming chapter of their lives, Addy Leidicher and her husband embraced their son, born through the renowned international surrogacy agency, Delivering Dreams. Their journey, while intricate, exemplifies the profound love of parents and the lengths they'll traverse to create their family.

Many Danish couples, including Addy and her husband, have opted for surrogacy in Ukraine. Even when the child shares their biological lineage, the current Danish regulations present hurdles in acknowledging their parental rights. However, the winds of change are blowing, with the government keenly looking into reformative measures.

Addy's Personal Experience

Addy, radiating hope and happiness, shared with Kristeligt Dagblad, "It is really nice that something is now happening because the fact is that there are children coming to the country who are born to foreign mothers". She candidly discussed the practical challenges, stating, "Right now, he cannot inherit from me. I cannot go, in principle, to the doctor with him or sign him up for kindergarten." Despite all these difficulties and challenges, her baby is her biological child.

Expert Recommendations and Models

The Danish government, in its proactive approach, commissioned an expert panel to delve deep into the matter. Their findings, recently unveiled, propose three potential models to recognize parentage in surrogacy scenarios. Each model is meticulously crafted, keeping the child's well-being, the surrogate mother's rights, and societal interests at the forefront.

The first model leans towards recognizing parenthood as determined abroad. For instance, if Ukraine legally acknowledges the intended parents, Denmark would reciprocate. The second model emphasizes the surrogate mother's affirmation in relinquishing her child post-birth. The third, and most endorsed model, focuses on setting objective conditions for commercial surrogacy, ensuring the surrogate mother's holistic well-being and rights.

Expert Opinions

Thomas Ploug, a distinguished philosophy professor and member of the expert group, champions the third model, emphasizing its robust ethical framework. He believes it holistically addresses the legal parentage dilemma while safeguarding both the child and the surrogate mother.

Frank Høgholm Pedersen, a luminary in family and inheritance law, however, leans towards the first model, valuing its clarity and immediacy in recognizing the child's legal stance.

The Road Ahead

The expert group's recommendations are poised to play a pivotal role in the forthcoming political discourse on surrogacy in Denmark, paving the way for many families like Addy's to experience joy and legal peace.

The Promise of Surrogacy and Delivering Dreams

Surrogacy, when approached with care, understanding, and professionalism, can be a beacon of hope for many families. Delivering Dreams has been instrumental in turning dreams into reality, offering a seamless and compassionate journey for intended parents. Their commitment to ethical practices and genuine care for both parents and surrogate mothers sets a gold standard in the realm of surrogacy.

Read 490 times

Most Popular Baby Names of 2023

Introduction Naming a baby is a cherished tradition that reflects both personal preferences and broader societal trends. The most popular names chosen by parents each year are often influenced by cultural, historical, or celebrity influences. This article sheds light on the most popular baby names of 2023, illustrating the factors…

Cristiano Ronaldo is apparently set to have twins via a surrogate

The rumour mill, where all the best stories live, reports that the Portuguese multimillionaire professional footballer Cristiano Ronaldo will soon be taking possession of twin babies. A surrogate womb has been employed, the Sun has reported, to give Ronaldo extra members of his brood. Ronaldo is already a devoted father…

Men have a biological clock, too. Here’s when their fertility declines.

While women face a ticking biological clock when it comes to fertility and healthy pregnancies, new research suggests men’s age is also a factor in predicting a couple’s chance of conceiving. A new study out of Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center suggests men’s age plays a…


Hallo Oksana,  vielen Dank für Deine ausführliche Erklärung. Wir haben alles gut verstanden. Das zeichnet due Arbeit von Euch und Eurem Ärzteteam aus. So kann man gut vertrauen. Hello Oksana, Thank you very much for your detailed explanation. We understood everything well. This is what distinguishes the work of you and your medical team. This is a good way to trust.
German couple
One of the best teams and my program! Hello! I want to share my experience and my impression of my program, one of the best programs, and the team from the Delivering Dreams Agency! Great attitude, attentive staff, responsible! Always in touch 24/7! Lyubov Omelchuk is a wonderful person, she was with me from the first minute of implantation until the end of the entire program! I am grateful that Lyubov was always with me! People of their word! Staff who never let you down! I highly recommend...
Read more
Anna Priazhnikova
DD is outstanding We have just returned home to California with our beautiful daughter who was born in Lviv. The Delivering Dreams team made our trip so easy and straightforward. From our arrival to Ukraine to our departure, they had everything covered. The constant communication from the team is amazing. All of our paperwork for the embassy was properly prepared and organized. I cannot recommend them enough, we are even thinking about having another baby with DD!
Andrey Frenkel
Thank you very much Dear Oksana, Thank you very much for the great news. We still can't believe it and are totally speechless. The work you do under these difficult conditions cannot be put into words. Thank you very much for that. Liebe Oksana, vielen Dank für die super schöne Neuigkeit. Wir können es noch gar nicht glauben und sind total sprachlos. Was Ihr für eine Arbeit leistet, unter den schweren Bedingungen,  kann man nicht in Worte fassen. Vielen herzlichen Dank dafür.
Couple from Germany
Very friendly, pleasant team I am very grateful to the international surrogacy agency Delivering Dreams for such a short period of experience that dispelled all doubts and the remains of incomprehensible questions that were before and during this program, but I had a wonderful curator Lyuba who did not leave me for a second even on distances?❤️ This is how experienced, pleasant, kind woman you want to go to the program at least immediately after finishing the first one! Very friendly, pleasa...
Read more
Thank you for the wonderful experience and the opportunity to help future parents. I also want to thank Lyubov Omelchuk (Delivering Dreams) for her kindness and empathy, she was always in touch throughout the program, especially since the rehabilitation course is based on the supervision and advice of the curator. My worries about the procedure were in vain because everything went perfectly, thanks to the 24/7 support of the curator and qualified doctors Дякую за чудовий досвід, та змогу...
Read more
I recommend this agency. I was a surrogate mother in this agency, I really liked everything. The doctors treated me well and explained everything clearly. Curator Lyuba and Anya are always in touch and answer all questions, always supporting. I recommend this agency. Я була сур мама в цьому агентство, мені все дуже сподобалося лікарі гарно відносяться, розповідають все доступно. Куратор Люба і Аня завжди на зв'язку і відповідать на всі запитання, завжди підтримують. Рекомендую це агентство.
Thank you very much for worrying about me.  I really want to start the program at Delivery Dreams agency. The doctors here are extraordinary. Coordinator Lyubov is also extraordinary, always in touch and worries about me. After the hysteroscopy, Lyubochka is on the phone with me 24/7. Thank you very much for worrying about me. I hope that my program will start soon and I will present the baby to the biological parents. Thank you for being there!?? Я дуже хочу почати програму в агенстві De...
Read more
Amazing surrogacy team I can't say enough about the Delivering Dreams Surrogacy team. The team has been working with us for a while now, and always do it in the most humble and amazing way. They care and pay attention to the smallest details, and are always there to guide and support every question we have along the way. They work with the greatest facilities and take care of their surrogates with every issue that is coming up. I recommend the team as they truly care about their families as ...
Read more
Eleanora G.
My wonderful program I am very grateful to the Delivering Dreams agency for my program. I had the best curator, she was like a friend who would help in everything and solve any matter not only related to the program. Lyubov, you are a miracle, I am very grateful to you. The doctors who accompanied me throughout the program are very good specialists in their field. Starting with Volodymyr Volodymyrovych and ending with Igor Mykhailovych, they are golden people. I am very glad that I gave my B...
Read more

Under Ukrainian law, surrogacy is a legal affordable option for traditionally married couples to have children using their own embryos, or with either an egg or sperm donor. There must be a medical reason you can’t carry a child. You are also able to participate if you have had 4 unsuccessful IVF attempts.


Under Ukrainian law, surrogacy is a legal affordable option for traditionally married couples to have children using their own embryos, or with either an egg or sperm donor. There must be a medical reason you can’t carry a child. You are also able to participate if you have had 4 unsuccessful IVF attempts.