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Helping your child to feel calm again

Thursday 26 January 2017 / Behaviour, Parenting Tips
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It's upsetting to see your child distressed. And it’s important that your child gets the message that you are calm.

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Strategies for raising confident children

Friday 06 January 2017 / Behaviour, Parenting Tips
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It's often a challenge to understand and provide for your child’s needs.

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5 handy tips to make bedtime easier

Monday 12 December 2016 / Behaviour, Parenting Tips
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It’s important for your child to have a routine in particular at bedtime. Read our guide.

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How to make talking fun by reading with your child

Wednesday 07 December 2016 / Parenting Tips, Baby, Preschool Age, Speech and Communication
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Reading is a great way to encourage children’s language development. Read our tips on sharing stories with your child

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How to make a Christmas wreath

Tuesday 29 November 2016 / Activities

This Christmas wreath is easy and fun to make with your little ones - and shows how much they've grown!

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