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Same sex parents of twins, triplets or more

Becoming a parent is a time of excitement and joy, often accompanied by feelings of worry and uncertainty. Discovering that you are to be a parent to twins, triplets or more may magnify these feelings. It is also possible that being a parent in a same sex relationship may make the challenge seem isolating and overwhelming. Whether you are the birth parent, second parent , adoptive parent or step parent Tamba is here to help you and your partner raise your twins, triplets and more. 

We have a Same sex parent fact sheet which includes helpful information, frequently asked questions and personal stories. 

Factsheet for Same-sex Parents of Twins, Triplets or More! Click to download.If you have any questions after reading this factsheet please email them to asktwinline@tamba.org.uk or call twinline 0800 138 0509

If you want to find out more about Tamba's support services, but struggle with English, we can provide you with an interpreter to help you access this service. All you have to do is call the office, or get someone to call on your behalf, on 01252 332344 and request a translator. We will then organise a time and date to give you a call with a translator on the line. Tamba’s translation services are provided by LanguageLine Solutions. who can translate into over 180 different languages. See our translation page for more information.



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Twinline 0800 138 0509. Free support and advice for people expecting twins or already looking after twins.