Gorgia was 18 when she had her twins Ava and Mason.
Being a teen parent is hard work, but you do not have to do it alone. There are lots of NZ organisations dedicated to supporting teen parents, and they can help you find the assistance you need. Whether it’s parenting advice, counselling, financial support, or just getting in touch with other teenage parents, there are organisations and agencies who are there to help. You might find it helpful to seek support from our online Facebook Community. There is a page specifically for Parents of Multiples. If you wish to visit this page, click here. For more information about general support for teen and young parents please visit Kiwi Families, click here.