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Tips for new parents

Becoming a new parent is one of life’s great challenges. The following links and websites will provide tips and advice to help you along the way.

Before your baby is born

Looking after your new baby

The first few weeks as a new parent can be challenging, but there are ways to make it easier.

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Your baby’s health and wellbeing

There is a lot of guidance available to help you take care of your baby’s health and wellbeing.

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Help and counselling for new parents

Being a new parent can sometimes feel overwhelming. 

Help and counselling for new parents is available, including phone and support services, and information about postnatal depression. 

Book a baby capsule

You can hire a baby safety capsule from Kidsafe Queensland to transport your baby safely.

Check baby capsule and child car seat hire services (including fees)

Check child car restraint checking, hire and installation service locations

Make the early years count

Babies and children are learning through every experience. Find age-appropriate activities and tips to use everyday moments in supporting your child's early learning and development, at The Early Years Count.

Last updated
01 August 2017
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