Door County Parents

working together and supporting families

Category

Child Development

Articles and Resources to Help Door County Families with Child Development

Just In Time Parenting

Just In Time Parenting is a FREE newsletter delivered by email. The newsletter subscriptions are child age specific (0-5 years) and each one contains guides on your child’s development, tips, tools for solving common parenting challenges, and coping strategies for… Continue Reading →

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library to come to Door County

October 03, 2018 by: Candis Dart Young children in Door County will soon start receiving FREE books in the mail.  The Door County Partnership for Children and Families, a program of United Way of Door County, is working to bring… Continue Reading →

Vroom App

Your child’s born ready to learn—and you have what it takes to help them! Vroom tips add learning to mealtime, bathtime, bedtime, or anytime. By helping your child learn now, you get them ready for school, friends, and life. How… Continue Reading →

101 Parenting Tips for New Parents

Jess Miller – Parenting dot Guide As a first-time parent, there will be a lot of unexpected circumstances and situations that you may not have expected. Newborn care is very important and an important start to your baby’s life, so… Continue Reading →

Review Lab: Guide to Parenting Reources

When you first have a child, there are issues that are paramount such as meeting the infant’s basic needs and addressing any medical concerns that might arise. As your child grows and develops, additional issues arise such as keeping them… Continue Reading →

Children and Adolescent Mental Health and Trauma

Why Technology Makes it Hard to Raise Mentally Strong Kids Psychology Today – Aug 14, 2017 According to research by the Kaiser Family Foundation, kids use their electronics an average of seven-and-a-half hours each day. And it’s becoming clear that too much… Continue Reading →

The Raising of America: Signature Hour

FREE Public Event: Light dinner and refreshments will be served A strong start for all our kids can lead to a healthier, safer, better educated and more prosperous and equitable America. The Raising of America – Signature Hour is the… Continue Reading →

Text4Baby

Text4Baby is a service from the National Healthy Babies, Healthy Mothers Coalition. Expectant and new parents can sign up to get weekly text messages about their child’s development.         

CDC: Developmental Milestones and Tracker APP

Print Milestone Checklist Skills such as taking a first step, smiling for the first time, and waving “bye bye” are called developmental milestones. Children reach milestones in how they play, learn, speak, act, and move (crawling, walking, etc.).   Your… Continue Reading →

UW-Extension:Living with Your Teenager

As a parent of a teenager or a pre-teen, you may find it helps to realize that these normal struggles occur in every family. Once you know that, you an relax more and worry less about how your children are… Continue Reading →

© 2018 Door County Parents — Powered by WordPress

Theme by Anders NorenUp ↑