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Community Resources

The Regina Parents of Multiples Association

A network of parents and guardians of multiples, this association offers parents of multiples the opportunity to socialize and share their experiences. 

The Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region

The Health Region has prenatal and breastfeeding classes for expectant parents, and offers follow-up services after the babies are born.

YMCA of Regina

The YMCA offers general Childbirth Preparation Classes, hospital tours and a class specifically for people expecting multiples.  They also host a support group (in partnership with The Regina Parents of Multiples Association) for new moms of multiples to meet once a month.

 

Insider Tip

Check out Youtube for videos on a variety of questions you might have like "Will this double stroller fit in my trunk?" or "How do you tandem breastfeed?"  There are a lot of helpful videos out there by parents of multiples and consumer sites that review baby gear.

Did You Know?

The Central Children's Library (2311 12th Avenue) has a toy collection!  Toys can be signed out for three weeks with a limit of five toys per card.  Each toy is thoroughly cleaned before circulating.  For more information, call 777-6030.

Product Reviews

It can be stressful trying to decide what gear to buy for your babies, and doubly so when you have to buy in sets of two.  Make sure you are getting the best products available by checking the Consumer Reports Online database for reviews.  You will need a valid library card and PIN to access this resource.

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Get Medical Advice

 
HealthLineis a confidential, 24-hour health information and support telephone line, staffed by Registered Nurses, Registered Psychiatric Nurses and Social Workers. HealthLine is available to anyone in the Saskatchewan, free of charge.

HealthLine is not for emergency situations. Call 9-1-1 if you are experiencing a medical emergency.

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Attention Nursing Mothers!

The Regent Place Branch has a nursing room with a comfortable chair, change table and sink located in the children's area of the library.  They also have a family washroom, change tables in all public washrooms, and self-check stations at the exit and in the children's area.  Visit them at 331 Albert Street, or call 777-6086.