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Caring for babies, children and young people

Caring for children can be challenging. Here are some parenting tips on babies, toddlers, children and teens, including those with disabilities. Plus advice on building strong family relationships and raising happy and resilient children.

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Are you concerned about your child?

Parent Line NSW provides free support, information, referral and counselling for parents and carers of children aged 0-18 years in New South Wales.

Contact Parent Line NSW

Phone: 1300 1300 52

Available on weekdays 9.00am to 9.00pm, weekends 4.00pm to 9.00pm (cost of a local call from any landline in NSW).

Resources for parents on raising children, creating connections and dealing with challenges.
Understanding baby milestones through the first 12 months.
Articles answering common questions on how to care for your baby.
Learn how to give your toddler the very best care and guidance.
Communicating with teens, helping them build confidence and dealing with cyber bullying.
Early intervention, dealing with diagnosis and support avenues.
Last updated:

20 Jun 2024