Raising Children network
Children are as individual and as different as their parents. Making decisions about what’s best for raising children is intensely personal. There are some useful universal principles for everyone, but the ‘right’ solution frequently changes from situation to situation.
Why use this website?
On the Raising Children website, you will find reliable, scientifically validated information and resources to support you in the day-to-day work of raising children, and looking after your own needs. The website is growing all the time, and covers a broad range of up-to-date parenting topics.
Key offerings on the Raising Children website include:
- accessible, credible parenting information
- opportunities to connect through a national network of support and services
- a wide range of innovative features
- reliable, scientifically validated content.
The Raising Children website offers up-to-date, research-based material on more than 800 topics spanning child development, behaviour, health, nutrition and fitness, play and learning, connecting and communicating, sleep and safety.
It covers newborns (0-3 months), babies (3-12 months), toddlers (1-3 years), preschoolers (3-5 years) and school-age children and teens.