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4 tips for managing parental stress
4 tips for managing parental stress
4 tips for managing parental stress

4 tips for managing parental stress

05 September 2017

Parents are often faced with managing a busy schedule including job related responsibilities, household duties, and raising their children. These demands occasionally result in parenting stress, which is stress associated with being a parent. Parenting stress is associated with both parenting behaviors and child adjustment. Numerous studies have shown that parents who report higher levels of ...

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  • The right foods to help your child sleep.
    05 September 2017

    The right foods to help your child sleep.


    Diet is even more important in babies and small children as their bodies and brains are still developing. Because they are so small, they are much more vulnerable to some of the harmful chemical effects from food.

  • Five ways to prepare your child for school
    28 August 2017

    Five ways to prepare your child for school


     Starting school can be very scary for children so preparing your child for school is essential to make the transition a little bit easier for your child, below are five ways you can get your child ready for school.  

  • Ten tips for coping with toddler tantrums
    15 August 2017

    Ten tips for coping with toddler tantrums


    They call it the “Terrible Twos” but toddler tantrums can start at any age. You’ll know the signs soon enough – the screaming, the shaking and the rolling on the floor. It can be upsetting for parents, but here are 10 tips to deal with a tantrumming toddler – and avoiding the tears yourself.

  • How to deal with your fussy eating children
    15 August 2017

    How to deal with your fussy eating children


    There are many parents who struggle with their children being picky eaters, this can be a very frustrating and emotional for both parents and the child. This blog will provide tips for how you can try to slowly get your children to start eating again!

  • What does it take to be an adoptive parent?
    15 August 2017

    What does it take to be an adoptive parent?


    There are many parents who would love to adopt however do not believe they have the right qualities or do not know how or where to start, this blog will briefly inform you on how easy it can be to become an adoptive parent. 

  • 5 food money saving tips involving your freezer
    08 August 2017

    5 food money saving tips involving your freezer


    For many single parent families, food is one of the biggest weekly expenses. It’s scary to think how much we spend on food, drink, snacks and treats, but is there a way to cut food bills down to size without cutting out your favourite foods?

  • Your guide to the social networks your kids use
    02 August 2017

    Your guide to the social networks your kids use


    Facebook is a social network which lets you create a page about yourself. You can add friends, write on people’s pages, share photos and videos including live videos. Facebook Messenger allows you to instant message in group chats or one to one. Facebook allows live streaming.

  • Let
    02 August 2017

    Let's keep kids safe online


    The internet is amazing. Children can play, learn, create and connect - opening up a whole world of exciting possibilities. But with the digital world changing all the time, how can you make sure your child’s staying safe?

  • Are school holidays hurting your business?
    04 April 2017

    Are school holidays hurting your business?


    Are school holidays hurting your business?

  • Medical Advice for parents of children under 5
    14 March 2017

    Medical Advice for parents of children under 5


    An NHS guide for parents and carers of children aged 0-5 years with lots of useful hints and tips from experts in child health including hospital specialists, doctors, health visitors and pharmacists. Download the FREE app and watch the video online here >> http://www.ellisonviewsurgery.nhs.uk/links/medical-advice-for-parents-of-children-under-5/

  • Top tips for parents with two children under two
    14 March 2017

    Top tips for parents with two children under two


    Here are NCT's top ten tips on managing life with two under two…

  • Internet safety checklist for pre-school children
    14 March 2017

    Internet safety checklist for pre-school children


    More and more pre-schoolers are using their parents’ computers, smartphones or tablets to play games, use apps, and watch their favourite TV shows. There are simple things you can do to make sure they’re using the internet safely.

  • How much does childcare really cost?
    23 July 2016

    How much does childcare really cost?


    Last year, with much fanfare, the government announced their new deal for parents: 30 hours of free childcare for “hardworking families”. This is double the 15 hours currently provided for three and four-year olds. In addition, two-year olds from disadvantaged backgrounds will now be offered 15 hours of free childcare.

  • Insider information on why peer support for parents works
    19 February 2016

    Insider information on why peer support for parents works


    On paper, it may appear that parents receive a wealth of support from agencies, local groups and charities. But, research shows that parents often feel isolated and lacking in the information that can support their family.