We exists to help twins who have lost their twin.

The Twinless Twins Support Group International™ (TTSGI) provides a safe and compassionate community for twinless twins to experience healing and understanding. TTSGI also provides support for twins and other multiples who have lost their twin due to death at any age. We provide support to twinless twins through regional meetings, national conferences, and educational resources. As a community of grieving twins, we shed light on difficult questions unique to twin loss.

Click here to find answers to commonly asked questions about TTSGI.

The late Dr. Raymond Brandt, twin to Robert, founded TTSGI™ in 1987, in an effort to support hurting twinless twins around the globe. Click here to learn more about our founder.

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Who We Are

WE ARE AN ORGANIZATION MADE UP OF TWINS WHO HAVE LOST THEIR TWIN. MEMBERS AT DIFFERENT STAGES IN THEIR BEREAVEMENT LISTEN TO EACH OTHER AND REACH OUT IN THE SPIRIT OF “HEALING BY HELPING OTHERS.” WE FOCUS ON HEALING AND SHARING OUR TWINSHIP WITH THE BELIEF THAT “ONCE A TWIN, ALWAYS A TWIN.” HOPE CAN BE RENEWED FOR THE FUTURE.

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Michelle Getchell

Executive Director, Michigan

Michelle, twin to Missy, has been a member of TTSGI since 1994 and was the creator of the Twinless Times. She now serves as the organization's Executive Director.

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Renie Hallford

Emeritus Board Member, Georgia

Renie, twin to Ernie, previously served as the TTSGI President, providing comfort and support to hundreds of twinless twins.

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Venice Lacy

Secretary, Board Member, California

Venice, twin to Toni, became an active member of TTSGI in 2011 and has served on the Board since 2014.

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Ray Boyle

President, Board Member, Canada

Ray, twin to Jimmy, has been a member of TTSGI since 2002, a Board Member since 2010 and the acting President since 2011.

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You are not alone. Once a twin, always a twin.

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