Toddler 1-3 Years Old

These are Nurture Daily articles for Toddlers 1-3 years old, for both families and service providers. Articles for other ages: All Ages, Baby 0-11 months, Pre-Schooler 4-5 years, Grade-Schooler 6-10 years, Teens, and Parents. Please see articles for families with  protective factors by clicking on the buttons for parental resilience, social support, understanding child development, concrete support,  and social-emotional competence of children.

Covid-19 Parental Resources

Covid-19 Parental Resources

Information to families to help give a better understanding of how Covid-19 may be affecting their social, emotional and mental health.

Child Developmental Milestones in 10 Languages

Child Developmental Milestones in 10 Languages

It’s important to act early if you have concerns about your child’s behavior or development. These easily downloadable pdfs on child development are available in English, Spanish, Chinese, Haitian Creole, Russian, Urdu, Arabic, Bangla, French and Korean.

Support for Foster Families in Hawaii

Support for Foster Families in Hawaii

Family Programs Hawaii’s Resource Families Support Services provides support to resource caregivers, aka foster families, and providers in Hawaii.

Covid-19 Resources for Families with Autism

Covid-19 Resources for Families with Autism

Autism Speaks provides educational resources and support for families and providers with autism. Tools and resources are recommended by the Covid-19 Autism Research Community Task Force.

Bottle Feeding Your Baby

Bottle Feeding Your Baby

Not only is it about what they eat, it’s also about how they eat. It’s important to learn how to feed your baby to reduce the stress your baby may be experiencing.

Is Your Child a Picky Eater?

Is Your Child a Picky Eater?

It’s important to provide a balanced diet for your family. Check out “Your Kids Table” for tips and printable recipes to try at home.

Feeding Your Child: Ages and Stages

Feeding Your Child: Ages and Stages

Milestones for Feeding Your Child. As a parent, we want to feed in the right way for our child or children’s stage of development. Whether you have a newborn or a teenager, here are some basics for feeding your child at different ages and stages.

Support for New Parents in Hawaii

Support for New Parents in Hawaii

Breastfeeding and Support for New Parents in Hawaii. Nest For Families provides a network for local parents to connect with other families to get support for breastfeeding and any of the struggles new parents face. Get texts and phone calls to help you through your first years as a parent.

Healthy Boundaries For Your Child

Healthy Boundaries For Your Child

Learn essential steps to teach your children about boundaries between themselves and others to make good choices and build strong relationships.

Parenting After Divorce

Parenting After Divorce

More often than not, co-parenting doesn’t work for divorced parents due to unresolved conflicts and/or lack of communication.

What to do When Your Child is the Bully

What to do When Your Child is the Bully

Learning to work with your child who bullies others is a challenging thing to do. This article gives suggestions to families, like listening with an open mind and trying not to get defensive about your child.

Parallel Parenting

Parallel Parenting

Co-parenting can be difficult when you have an uncooperative, combative, or a narcissistic ex-partner.

Help Children Navigate Feelings with Emotion Coaching

Help Children Navigate Feelings with Emotion Coaching

Help Your Children Label Emotions with Words. Learn essential steps on being an emotion coaching parent by being aware of your children’s emotion and helping them express and deal with situations appropriately.

Why Do I Get Angry?

Why Do I Get Angry?

Are you unsure why you’re angry? Often times when we feel angry, there are many emotions under the surface like an anger iceberg.

Keiki Safety Tips

Keiki Safety Tips

Learn how to keep your children safe while they’re at home or while they’re traveling.

Child Abuse Prevention Tip Sheets

Child Abuse Prevention Tip Sheets

Resources for Child Abuse Prevention. Tip sheets are designed for service providers to share with families. They help to provide a starting point for a discussion between parent and provider that is grounded in the protective factors.

CDC: Act Early

CDC: Act Early

Every child grows and reaches milestones in their development. Track your child’s development and learn what to do if you have concerns.

Tips for Families: Coronavirus

Tips for Families: Coronavirus

Resources for Families During the Pandemic. Tips and information for families to help their children going through COVID.

Crisis Card

Crisis Card

The crisis card has been developed for people who are going through a difficult time during this pandemic.

Virtual Story Time

Virtual Story Time

Whether it is virtual story time, an online reading challenge for your children, or imagine a story with your LEGO, the Hawaii State Public

Articles by Age

Click on the ages below to see articles by age.

  All Ages
  Baby 0-11 months
  Toddler 1-3 years
  Pre-Schooler 4-5 years
  Grade-Schooler 6-10 years
  Teens
  Parents
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