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  • Crying baby
     
    NEWBORNS TO BABIES
    Crying baby
    If your baby is crying, check if baby is hungry, tired or uncomfortable. This video has more tips.
  • 17 behaviour tips
     
    TODDLERS TO SCHOOL AGE
    17 behaviour tips
    No more tantrums! This video shows how to get good behaviour from your child – most of the time.
  • Discouraging behaviour
     
    TODDLERS TO SCHOOL AGE
    Discouraging behaviour
    Empathy, distraction, ignoring and consequences can discourage bad behaviour, as this video shows.
  • Developmental delays
     
    NEWBORNS TO BABIES
    Developmental delays
    There’s no need to feel embarrassed if you’re worried about development delay, as this video explains.
  • Baby sleep
     
    BABIES
    Baby sleep
    Parents talk about sleep cues and finding out what helps babies sleep and settle.
  • Eating strategies
     
    TODDLERS TO SCHOOL AGE
    Eating strategies
    Eat healthy food yourself and your child will do the same. This video has more tips from parents.
  • Special moments
     
    TODDLERS TO GROWN-UPS
    Special moments
    ‘They all want to feel loved’, says a mum in this video. Parents describe special moments with kids.
  • Feed/sleep schedule
     
    NEWBORNS TO BABIES
    Feed/sleep schedule
    How many feeds does baby need? What about settling and sleep issues? Watch this video to find out.
Interactive tools and guides
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    Baby Karaoke
    Get words and music for old and new songs with our popular Baby Karaoke tool.
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    Looking for a child health centre? Enter your postcode into My Neighbourhood to find services near you.
  • PRE-TEENS TO TEENS
    Talking to Teens
    Our interactive guide shows how different ways of communicating with teens get different results.
  • PREGNANCY
    Birth Choices
    Make the best choice for your pregnancy and birth care with our award-winning guide.
  • NEWBORNS TO SCHOOL AGE
    Grow and Learn Together
    Understand and boost your child’s development with fun play ideas and video demonstrations.
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    Children with ASD and disability app
    Get a handy services tool, funding info, parent videos, articles and more – on iTunes and Google Play.
  • NEWBORNS TO BABIES
    Baby Cues guide
    What’s your baby trying to tell you? Find out with Baby Cues – our video guide to baby behaviour.
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    Connect with other mums, dads and carers across Australia to share stories and get tips about raising children.
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  • NEWBORNS TO PRESCHOOLERS
    Home Safety guide
    Make your home a safe and stimulating place for your child with our Home Safety interactive guide.
Popular articles
  • Social & emotional changes
    PRE-TEENS TO TEENS
    Social & emotional changes
    Adolescence is a time of big social and emotional changes. Here’s what to expect.
  • Crying baby
    NEWBORNS TO BABIES
    Crying baby
    This guide in pictures shows how to help a crying baby, check her basic needs and soothe her.
  • Media benefits
    TODDLERS TO TEENS
    Media benefits
    Are there any media benefits for children and teen? Yes – when media is used the right way. Read more.
  • Baby food
    BABIES
    Baby food
    Now that baby is eating solids, what’s the best food? This illustrated guide has homemade baby food ideas.
  • 15 behaviour tips
    TODDLERS TO SCHOOL AGE
    15 behaviour tips
    How do you encourage good behaviour in children? Read this guide for practical tips.
  • Wrapping
    NEWBORNS TO BABIES
    Wrapping
    Wrapping is soothing for some babies. It can also reduce the SIDS risk. This illustrated guide shows you how to wrap.
  • Introducing solids
    BABIES
    Introducing solids
    Need to know how to introduce solids to your baby? Our essential guide to introducing solids tells you when, and goes from first foods to finger foods.
  • Newborn routine example
    NEWBORNS
    Newborn routine example
    This illustrated guide has examples of feed, play, sleep baby routines. Find one that works for you.
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