Congratulations! Your baby is here! Now what? Below are some tools to help you care for your new baby.
Newborn Care: Getting Started
Babies seem so delicate. You might need some practice before you feel comfortable with their daily routine. But don’t worry; here is some great information on the basics of caring for your newborn. Learn about childbirth, breastfeeding, bringing your baby home, how to change a diaper, how to bond with your baby, and many other helpful topics! It is a great resource for both new and experienced parents.
Putting your baby to sleep safely can save its life. Remember to always put baby asleep alone, on their back and in a crib. Need help finding a crib? Call 2-1-1 for local resources.
- Your Child’s First Checkup: 3 – 5 Days
- Your Newborn’s Growth
- Communication and Your Newborn
- Newborn Development
- Learning: Play and Your Newborn
- Childhood Immunizations
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