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Parenting Babies 0 – 12 Months

Parents learn a lot about the best ways to care for and nurture their baby. You’ll start learning from the minute you give birth and keep learning after you leave the hospital. In this section, learn about your baby’s needs and how to care for them during the first 12 months.  

New Parents

Having a baby will change your lives. It may also change your relationship. It’s important that you work as a team to take care of your baby. Learn tips and advice on becoming new parents.


Caring for a newborn can be scary for first-time parents. Learning how to bathe, feed and care for a tiny human takes time. Learn more about providing your newborn with the best care.

Baby Care

Do you understand the basics of caring for your baby? Providing your baby with the proper care can help them attach to you and feel safe. Learn more about everything from sleep schedules to diapering when caring for your baby.


Breastfeeding is not only the best thing for your baby. It's also good for you - and even for the environment. Learn more about the importance of breastfeeding.

Feeding Your Baby

Babies can get all the nutrition they need for the first six months through breastfeeding. After that, you will choose the types of foods your baby can eat. Learn more about feeding your baby and making sure they get the nutrition they need.  

Baby Health

Learn about what to expect, and how to keep your baby healthy in the first 12 months.

Baby Growth and Development

Sometimes it seems like each new day brings a whole new stage in your baby's life.  Learn about supporting your baby’s healthy growth and development.

Baby Safety

Babyproofing your home is a good place to start when it comes to baby safety.  Learn about keeping your baby safe - indoors and out, at home and away.

Last Updated: June 2021