The early childhood years are a crucial time when young children are building their thinking, language, motor, social, and emotional skills. Caring for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers can be challenging, because they are full of energy and change so quickly. UGA Extension hasresources to help parents and grandparents understand early childhood development.
Becoming a parent can be stressful. The Guide for New Parents has practical tips and information to help new parents adjust to your responsibilities.
Learn how to build family strengths, enjoy each child as an individual, guide children's behavior, and more.
Want to learn more about how the brain develops, or find out how best to nurture your child's growing brain? Check out the early brain development resources of Better Brains for Babies.
Finding reliable parenting information can be a challenge. Check out the Just in Time Parenting (JITP) eXtension Community of Practice, and sign upf for monthly “just in time” newsletters keyed to the age of your child.