The arrival of a new baby, whether it’s a first child or a third, is a happy and exciting time. It is a major occasion and an important date in the family history.
Being a parent can be one of the most rewarding experiences of a lifetime. Many parents prepare themselves for their new parenting role. However, they discover that parenthood is quite different from the experience they expected.
Many parents find the transition and adjustment to parenthood to be challenging new role. The Grey Bruce Health Unit offers various ways for new parents to get the information and support they need.
Baby Groups offer a place for parents to drop in and receive support, information and education on caring for their newborn.
- Share your experiences with other new moms and dads.
- Common topics include attachment, dental health, etc.
Let’s Grow is a mail-out of resources and information for parents.
Healthy Babies, Healthy Children Home Visiting Program
Integrated Speech and Language Program
Baby Flat Head Plagiocephaly
Car Seat Safety
Colic and Crying
Growth and Development
Tummy to Play