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Nepean Multiple Birth Association (NMBA) is a not-for-profit organisation comprising of multiple birth families. The organisation provides support, resources and education to multiple birth families.

NMBA was formed in 1973 and is one of the 1st Multiple Birth Clubs to be formed in Australia. We are part of AMBA (Australian Multiple Birth Association) which comprises of clubs from across Australia. NMBA offer a supportive ear from “those who know”, however it is more than that: regular social interaction for those who feel isolated; whether it is home visits, a phone call, coffee mornings, playgroups, evenings out or weekends away; education at a local level such as expectant parent sessions or first-food introduction classes; breastfeeding support, equipment hire and, volunteer coordination and assistance. These services go a long way to help multiple birth families in raising their children born in very special circumstances.

NMBA is coordinated by a volunteer committee who are all members and therefore parents of multiples with busy lives. We endeavour to support our members in any way we can.

NMBA runs regular playgroups and many lifetime friendships have been formed from this. We also encourage child free meet ups where you can relax and share your journey with others who are travelling with you or have been where you are going.

Geographically NMBA covers a large are from Lithgow in the Blue Mountains to Blacktown in Sydney’s outer west and from Wiseman’s Ferry in the north to Campbelltown in the south.

Please feel free to contact us if you would like more information.

Published in New South Wales

Nepean Multiple Birth Association (NMBA) is a not-for-profit organisation comprising of multiple birth families. The organisation provides support, resources and education to multiple birth families.

NMBA was formed in 1973 and is one of the 1st Multiple Birth Clubs to be formed in Australia. We are part of AMBA (Australian Multiple Birth Association) which comprises of clubs from across Australia. NMBA offer a supportive ear from “those who know”, however it is more than that: regular social interaction for those who feel isolated; whether it is home visits, a phone call, coffee mornings, playgroups, evenings out or weekends away; education at a local level such as expectant parent sessions or first-food introduction classes; breastfeeding support, equipment hire and, volunteer coordination and assistance. These services go a long way to help multiple birth families in raising their children born in very special circumstances.

NMBA is coordinated by a volunteer committee who are all members and therefore parents of multiples with busy lives. We endeavour to support our members in any way we can.

NMBA runs regular playgroups and many lifetime friendships have been formed from this. We also encourage child free meet ups where you can relax and share your journey with others who are travelling with you or have been where you are going.

Geographically NMBA covers a large are from Lithgow in the Blue Mountains to Blacktown in Sydney’s outer west and from Wiseman’s Ferry in the north to Campbelltown in the south.

Please feel free to contact us if you would like more information.

Published in New South Wales

Nepean Multiple Birth Association (NMBA) is a not-for-profit organisation comprising of multiple birth families. The organisation provides support, resources and education to multiple birth families.

NMBA was formed in 1973 and is one of the 1st Multiple Birth Clubs to be formed in Australia. We are part of AMBA (Australian Multiple Birth Association) which comprises of clubs from across Australia. NMBA offer a supportive ear from “those who know”, however it is more than that: regular social interaction for those who feel isolated; whether it is home visits, a phone call, coffee mornings, playgroups, evenings out or weekends away; education at a local level such as expectant parent sessions or first-food introduction classes; breastfeeding support, equipment hire and, volunteer coordination and assistance. These services go a long way to help multiple birth families in raising their children born in very special circumstances.

NMBA is coordinated by a volunteer committee who are all members and therefore parents of multiples with busy lives. We endeavour to support our members in any way we can.

NMBA runs regular playgroups and many lifetime friendships have been formed from this. We also encourage child free meet ups where you can relax and share your journey with others who are travelling with you or have been where you are going.

Geographically NMBA covers a large are from Lithgow in the Blue Mountains to Blacktown in Sydney’s outer west and from Wiseman’s Ferry in the north to Campbelltown in the south.

Please feel free to contact us if you would like more information.

Published in New South Wales

                                            

Parenting Triplets

Australian Multiple Birth Association

This booklet gives advice and information about pregnancy and the care of triplet babies and children. Completely revised and full of delightful pictures, useful links and contacts for assistance and support.

Topics covered include:

  • preparing the family for the birth of triplets
  • Hospitalisation and birth
  • Bringing the babies home
  • Parents needs and emotions
  • Finances
  • Toddlers to preschool
  • Triplets at school
  • Returning to the workforce
  • Links, contacts and resources

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AU$7 (members) 
AU$8.50 (non-members)

AU$6 per copy for orders of 10 or more (members)

AU$7.50 per copy for orders of 10 or more (non-members)

Pub. 1995, new edition 2012
92 pages

Paperback

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Published in Higher Order Multiples

Parenting boy/girl multiples

** OUT OF STOCK - UNDER REVIEW **

Australian Multiple Birth Association

This booklet is a culmination of data collected from workshops at AMBA State Seminars and national conventions; a questionnaire and many anecdotal tales of raising boy/girl multiples.

Some of the issues discussed include:

  • toilet training
  • dressing the multiples
  • behaviour and discipline
  • day care
  • starting school
  • school issues - homework, telling the news, repeating a year
  • birthday parties
  • adolescence
  • siblings

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AU$4.50 (members)
AU$5 (non-members)   
Pub. 2004
Reprinted 2007

56 pages

Paperback

Published in School-aged multiples

School-aged Multiples

Australian Multiple Birth Association                                                  

This booklet is excellent reading for parents, teachers and school administrators. It illustrates the issues they encounter, especially in terms of classmate expectations of comparison and competition. There is a separate chapter for teachers and teaching personnel.

The booklet offers practical advice that can be easily understood and supplies current and accurate information on a range of issues including:

  • Zygosity of multiples
  • Preschool
  • Reading with multiples
  • Preparation for big school
  • What to do when one is not ready for school
  • When they can't be told apart
  • Homework issues
  • Difference in abilities
  • Boy/girl sets at school
  • Adolescents

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AU$5 (members)
AU$6 (non-members)
 
AU$4 per book for orders of 10 or more (members)
 
AU$5 per book for orders of 10 or more (non-members)
Pub. 2010
Published in School-aged multiples

The LNSMBA has been operating in Sydney since 1977 and is affiliated with the Australian Multiple Birth Association. We provide support, information and education for parents of multiples from pregnancy through to adulthood. We offer a range of services and social events throughout the year. All of these activities are coordinated and run by a dedicated team of volunteers from within the club who meet regularly to ensure the effective running of the club and to plan future events. Our geographical area covers an area north of the Sydney Harbour Bridge (roughly Mosman to North Sydney to St Ives to Ryde).

Published in New South Wales

Nepean Multiple Birth Association (NMBA) is a not-for-profit organisation comprising of multiple birth families. The organisation provides support, resources and education to multiple birth families. NMBA was formed in 1973 and is one of the 1st Multiple Birth Clubs to be formed in Australia. We are part of AMBA (Australian Multiple Birth Association) which comprises of clubs from across Australia. NMBA offer a supportive ear from “those who know”, however it is more than that: regular social interaction for those who feel isolated; whether it is home visits, a phone call, coffee mornings, playgroups, evenings out or weekends away; education at a local level such as expectant parent sessions or first-food introduction classes; breastfeeding support, equipment hire and, volunteer coordination and assistance. These services go a long way to help multiple birth families in raising their children born in very special circumstances. NMBA is coordinated by a volunteer committee who are all members and therefore parents of multiples with busy lives. We endeavour to support our members in any way we can. NMBA runs regular playgroups and many lifetime friendships have been formed from this. We also encourage child free meet ups where you can relax and share your journey with others who are travelling with you or have been where you are going. Geographically NMBA covers a large are from Lithgow in the Blue Mountains to Blacktown in Sydney’s outer west and from Wiseman’s Ferry in the north to Campbelltown in the south. Please feel free to contact us if you would like more information.

Published in New South Wales

This booklet will answer many of the questions that come to mind when you first hear you are expecting twins. Some of the topics covered include:

- Zygosity - Pregnancy 
- Settling & Routine - Feeding
- Pre-term labour and premature babies - Equipment
- Returning to the workforce