of all, congratulations!
my wife and I found out we were expecting triplets on 9/5/96,
we had no idea where to turn for information on triplets.
Shocked, excited, and nervous I some how made my way to
a book store and bought a book on multiples. The book didn't
offer much comfort or answer our immediate questions. I
next turned my attention to the Internet.
for triplets, I found some excellent resources and some
fantastic triplet Home Pages describing ever facet of life
with triplets. Knowing that my wife calls me a "computer
geek", I had to create a Home Page to record our pregnancy.
After some fun and hard work our
Home Page was created
and tons of email starting pouring in. We've received email
from all over the world wishing us congratulations; but
most of the email messages were from couples expecting triplets.
Knowing you are not alone, and talking to couples going
through the same symptoms can be very comforting.
page is to provide couples expecting triplets a list of
resources that will help them through the emotional roller
coaster ride during the next several months.
Of Supertwins (MOST)
is a non-profit network founded in 1987 by several
mothers of triplets who had and continue to have
a variety of challenges in raising their supertwins.
They are a support network of families who have
or are expecting triplets, quadruplets or more.
MOST provides information, resources, empathy and
good humor during pregnancy, infancy, toddlerhood
and school age. For information and a complimentary
issue of their newsletter visit their Web Site.
The Triplet Connection is a non-profit "Network
of Caring and Sharing" for multiple-birth
families. It provides vital information to
families who are expecting triplets, quadruplets,
quintuplets or more, as well as encouragement,
resources, and networking opportunities for
families who are parents of larger multiples.
They offer a quarterly magazine, an expectant
parent's package, and provide an excellent
section on their home page.
quit her job and stayed home to rest at six weeks
and started bed rest at 22 weeks. Her connection
to the outside world has been mainly through the
computer. She met some other women expecting triplets
through the Triplets
list is an email group for people to discuss
issues concerning triplets and other multiples.
It is a forum and a support network in which
parents, relatives, doctors, nurses, researchers,
and others can discuss a wide range of topics
dealing with the unique issues of raising multiples.
It is a place where everyone can share the joyous
events that touch our loves.
twins and triplets groups in your neighborhood.
They provide local support and garage sales to
help couples save money on various baby items.