The Parents of Multiple Births Association – Halifax Region is a non-profit organization of parents and guardians of multiple birth children serving all of Nova Scotia. Our purpose is to provide moral support to each other and to open communication channels with the community on the unique situation of multiple births.

If you wish to become a member, you will receive many benefits, including a monthly newsletter, access to our extensive supports system and most important of all – contact with other families with multiples. We also hold clothing sales twice a year as well as many other events including a weekly playgroup, swimming, Mom’s Night Out, seasonal activities and lots more. Please see our Events and Membership section for details.

Member Benefits at a Glance

  • A regular newsletter filled with upcoming events, birthday celebrations, tips and discounts for life with multiple birth children
  • Evening social events for parents
  • Monthly Mom’s Night Out & annual retreat
  • Preschool Swimming
  • Christmas Party and Summer Picnic
  • Members only priority when shopping at the clothing and equipment sale
  • Eligible to sell clothing and used equipment at the clothing and equipment sale
  • Discounts at local merchants, travel and national chains
  • Email messages to learn of new events and activities
  • Weekly play group
  • Access to our resources, including a members only Facebook page (POMBA-Halifax Region) for networking, sharing and keeping up to date with the most recent news

POMBA is a regional chapter of Multiple Births Canada  (February 2014). Multiple Births Canada’s (MBC) mission is to improve the quality of life for multiple birth individuals and their families in Canada. MBC fulfills their mission 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.  With your membership to POMBA, you are also a member of MBC and eligible to access all of their resources and supports.

One membership for two great organizations!