Media Release

Canberra and Region Multiple Birth Association (CARMBA)

Multiples in School Forum

CARMBA is holding a Multiples in Schools Forum for parents and guardians of twins, triplets or more approaching school age. Professionals from a variety of schools and relevant fields will be in attendance to talk about the issues parents and guardians need to consider when preparing for their multiples to start at school.

Date: Sunday 30 October 2011

Time: 9:00am – 11:00am

Where: The Hellenic Club of Canberra, Matilda Street, Woden. (In the Bistro)

This forum will be an excellent opportunity for families to gain information about multiples starting school and accessing advice on any education related topics. Multiple birth parents whose children have already started school will also be at the Forum to talk about their experiences, choices and outcomes.

Current and prospective members of CARMBA are welcome.

This is a child friendly event. The Hellenic Club have an excellent children’s play area for kids to play in while adults participate in the forum.

Anyone interested in attending is asked to RSVP to Ali Mountifield at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Friday 28th October 2011.

Media Contact: Amelia Haddock – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 0421 993 358