Having a baby or toddler commence childcare marks a new stage of family life, one that usually takes quite some adjustment. For most parents, concerns about how their child will settle and sleep for their new caregivers is usually at the top of their list. Here our top five tips to help parents best prepare their children to successfully transition to sleeping at childcare.
In this Podcast from Kinderling Kids Radio, host, Shevonne Hunt talks to numerous professionals, including our very own Safe Sleep Space Co Director, midwife and child maternal nurse, Cindy Davenport about how to find the right consultant for your family.
It’s the age-old question for every sleep deprived parent: what is the best way to get your baby settled and off to sleep? As it is Infant Mental Health Awareness Week, it is a timely reminder of the importance of taking an infant mental health approach to any sleep or settling techniques.
Toddlers are usually ready to drop their morning nap at around 15 to 18 months. Transitioning to one nap can be a challenging time for both parents and children. Here are some signs to watch out for and some tips to make the transition easier for all.