Parent Information

Our Family Handbook contains information you may require, prior to commencing care.

This page also offers some handy information that may help you in times of indecision …

For parenting tips the “Raising Children” website has some wonderful information and links that is very helpful for understanding and dealing with behaviours. http://raisingchildren.net.au

The Royal Children’s Hospital website has informative Health fact sheets. http://www.rch.org.au/kidsinfo/

The Better health Channel has great information for the whole family on all aspects of life – parenting, health, nutrition etc http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/

All of these sites are readily accessible and do not require registration or payment.

Below are some links of some frequently sought after information.  Enjoy!

CHALLENGING BEHAVIOURS

http://raisingchildren.net.au/articles/toilet_training.html

http://raisingchildren.net.au/articles/learning_to_share.html

http://raisingchildren.net.au/articles/temper_tantrums.html/context/594

http://raisingchildren.net.au/articles/towards_independent_eating.html/context/225

http://raisingchildren.net.au/sleep/toddlers_sleep.html

http://raisingchildren.net.au/behaviour/toddlers_behaviour.html

http://raisingchildren.net.au/articles/pinching,_biting_and_hair_pulling.html

http://raisingchildren.net.au/articles/preparing_your_family.html

http://raisingchildren.net.au/articles/starting_school.html

http://raisingchildren.net.au/articles/transitions.html

http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/bhcv2/bhcarticles.nsf/pages/Toddlers_and_fussy_eating?open

http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/bhcv2/bhcarticles.nsf/pages/Toddlers_and_dummies?open

CHILD HEALTH INFORMATION

http://www.rch.org.au/kidsinfo/fact_sheets/Gastroenteritis_gastro/

http://www.rch.org.au/kidsinfo/fact_sheets/Fever_in_children/

http://www.rch.org.au/kidsinfo/fact_sheets/Ear_infections_and_Otitis_media/

http://www.rch.org.au/kidsinfo/fact_sheets/Asthma/

http://www.rch.org.au/kidsinfo/fact_sheets/Head_injury/

http://www.rch.org.au/kidsinfo/fact_sheets/Nappy_rash/

http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/bhcv2/bhcarticles.nsf/pages/Eating_tips_for_children_(1)_babies?open

http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/bhcv2/bhcarticles.nsf/pages/Eating_tips_for_children_(2)_young_toddlers?open

http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/bhcv2/bhcarticles.nsf/pages/Healthy_eating_for_kids?open