Multiple Births Canada

Site: Mailing Address

Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name MBC
Former Name Higher Order Multiples Support Network (June 2013)
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-834-8946 (TWIN)
Toll Free Phone 1-866-228-8824
E-Mail office@multiplebirthscanada.org
Website www.multiplebirthscanada.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Kimberley Weatherall, Executive Director; Email: kimberley.weatherall@multiplebirthscanada.org
Volunteer Coordinator Email: volunteers@multiplebirthscanada.org
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Strives to improve the quality of life for multiple birth individuals and their families in Canada by providing support, education, research, and advocacy both nationally and internationally to individuals, families, Chapters, and organizations that have a personal or professional interest in multiple birth issues.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1978
Primary Executive Heather McAuley, Board Chair; Email: mbcchair@multiplebirthscanada.org
Alternate Executive Membership Coordinator; Email: membership@multiplebirthscanada.org
Funding Donations ; Membership fees
Elections AGM October
Service Information
Description (Service) Activities include:  
* working to improve the support networks and services available to multiple birth individuals and their families  
* promoting stronger relations between parents of multiples and professionals who are interested in multiple-birth issues (doctors, nurses, doulas, educators, researchers) 
* representing the Canadian multiple-birth community on national committees (i.e. Multiple Birth Patient Committee and Healthy Singleton Birth Committee with Health Canada)  
* networking with other national and international organizations to promote multiple birth issues
Hours Mon-Fri (mostly afternoons - hours vary)
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for membership information
Languages English ; French-speaking volunteers
Fees Membership ; visit the website for information on how to become a member
Site Information
Located In Community Orleans
Mailing Address PO Box 51003 
375 Des Epinettes Ave 
Orleans, ON K1E 3W4
Accessibility Not Applicable - mailing address
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Issue Advocacy ~ Multiple Birth Children ; Parent Support Groups ~ Multiple Birth Parents