Website Links

Links are organized into the following categories: Multiple Birth Related Sites, Health Related Sites, Parenting Sites, and Child Safety Sites. Canadian sites are identified with a .

If you know of any other links our members would be interested in, please e-mail us and we'll be happy to review the site and add it to our list. Thank you.

Multiple Birth Related Sites

Health Related Sites

  • Canadian Coalition for Immunization Awareness and Promotion - A coalition of national organizations committed to promotion and education on childhood and adult immunization.
  • Caring For Kids - Developed by the Canadian Paediatric Society. Child health information from Canada's paediatric experts.
  • Children's Info - This site brings together information about all the children and youth programs and services provided by the Government of Ontario.
  • CradleLink - Volunteer-based program, sponsored by Lutherwood-CODA, which provides in-home support to parents with newborns in Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge and surrounding rural areas.
  • Grand River Hospital - Located at 835 King Street West, Kitchener. Comprehensive community hospital that provides patient-centered care to residents in the Region of Waterloo and the surrounding communities.
  • Health Canada Online - Canada's federal department of health. Provides national leadership to develop health policy, enforce health regulations, promote disease prevention and enhance healthy living for all Canadians.
  • Infant Feeding Action Coalition (INFACT) Canada - Non-governmental, non-profit organization consisting of individuals and groups working to improve the health and well-being of infants and young children through the protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding.
  • Infertility Awareness Association of Canada, Inc. (IAAC) - Provides educational material, support and assistance to individuals or couples who are experiencing the anguish of infertility.
  • La Leche League International (Nursing Multiples page) - Organization with the sole purpose of helping breastfeeding mothers.
  • McMaster University Medical Centre - Located in Hamilton, delivers a wide range of Women’s Health services, including high-risk obstetrics and gynecology. Also houses the McMaster Children’s Hospital with over 40 pediatric clinics and home to one of the country's newest and busiest Neonatal Intensive Care Units.
  • Medic-Alert - Leading provider of medical information services that are linked to customized medical bracelets and necklets.
  • Region of Waterloo Public Health Prenatal Health Fair
  • Sidelines National Support Network - Provides nationwide support for women and their families experiencing high-risk pregnancies.
  • SOS Morning Sickness - Site dedicated to helping you cope with nausea and vomiting of pregnancy.

Parenting and Miscellaneous Sites

  • BabyNames.com - Dedicated to maintaining an ethnically diverse database of names and meanings.
  • Exceptional Parent Magazine - Provides information, support, ideas, encouragement and outreach for parents
    and families of children with disabilities, and the professionals who work with them.
  • Father 2 Father Inc. - Organization aimed at empowering fathers to cope with their everyday lives, especially those who are raising triplets, quadruplets or more.
  • Hotelfun4kids.com – Geared to promoting and enhancing travel for families. Hints and tips for travelling by car, by plane, and by train, and picking kid friendly hotels.
  • Invest in Kids - National, charitable organization dedicated to ensuring the healthy social, emotional and intellectual development of children from birth to age five.
  • Ontario Early Years Centres - Answers to questions, information about programs and services that are available for young children, and an opportunity to talk to early years professionals, as well as other parents and caregivers in the community. Created by the Ontario government.
  • Today's Parent - The web site of Canada's #1 parenting magazine, Today's Parent. Includes a library of information on all the ages and stages of your growing family, fun tools and features, discussion forums to swap advice with other parents, and contests for fantastic prizes.

Child Safety Sites

  • babyproofingplus.com - Extensive online catalogue of baby safety products, brought to you by the Safety Superstore.
  • Block Parent Program of Canada - Canada's largest volunteer-run child safety organization.
  • Canada Safety Council - National, non-government, charitable organization dedicated to safety - their mission is to lead in the national effort to reduce preventable deaths, injuries and economic loss in public and private places throughout Canada.
  • Canadian Toy Testing Council (CTTC) - Non-profit, voluntary, registered charitable organization, working for parents to test toys and to help parents make good toy purchases.
  • Safe Kids Canada - National injury prevention program of Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children. Helps to keep children safe by providing information on how to prevent injuries.
  • Transport Canada - Road Safety (Child Safety Page) - "Keep Kids Safe: Car Time 1-2-3-4" tells about the four stages of child safety in vehicles and gives you simple instructions and tips on making Car Time a safe time for children.