Neonatal Leave and Pay campaign

Twins Trust has partnered with Bliss and The Smallest Things to campaign for the introduction of neonatal leave and pay.

Ockenden report: "We must never allow this unprecedented failure of maternity services to happen again"

The final report of the Independent Maternity Review of Maternity Services at The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust - the Ockenden report - reveals an NHS maternity service that failed families, leading to babies’ deaths that could have been avoided.

Maternity care: Here's what we're doing to help our families

Sadly, maternity care is facing further criticism following a report published by the Care Quality Commission. Find out how we're working hard to improve maternity care for families with twins, triplets or more

We're helping hospitals deliver the best care

Behind the scenes we are making sure that NHS Hospital Trusts and Health Boards throughout the UK deliver the best possible care for women who are pregnant wtih twins, triplets or more

How multiple births midwives helped my boys

On International Day of the Midwife we are re-newing calls for every hospital in the UK to have a Multiple Births Midwife after the RCN (Royal College of Nursing) published new guidance for Hospital Trusts on the key role.

Helping the NHS to ensure the best possible care for babies from multiple births

We’re calling on NHS Trusts throughout the UK to ensure they have Twins Clinics for multiple birth families as we know they deliver good care.

Pregnant women in England now allowed birth partners at all appointments

Partners in England now allowed at scans and alongside mums for the whole pregnancy journey in a victory for campaigners, including Twins Trust.

World Prematurity Day 2021

17 November marks World Prematurity Day and this year we are celebrating all of our prem twins, triplets and more and how far they have come.

Twins Trust welcomes report from NMPA

The National Maternity and Perinatal Audit reveals better data is needed to reveal a fuller picture of what care is like for twins, triplets and more within the NHS. Find out more...

Success for parents of premature babies

After years of campaigning, parents of premature babies will be able to claim an extra £160 a week under new measures announced at the budget on March 11.

Natasha's HELLP Syndrome story

This is a photo of the first time I held my twins, Arthur & Heidi. It was 33 hours after they were born. I waited 2 days after this picture was taken to see them again. This is my story...

Extra parental leave for parents of babies in neonatal care

We began campaigning on this issue around seven years ago as so many parents have to watch their babies’ fight for their lives in neonatal care after being born prematurely.

Improve maternity/paternity pay for parents of multiples

We’re delighted to be supporting twin mum Stevie Lauren who has started a campaign to improve maternity/paternity pay. Find out more...

Working with the NHS to ensure better and safer maternity care

After many year of campaigning, multiple births are now explicitly mentioned in the Clinical Negligence Scheme for Trusts (CNST).