Joys of Being a Parent


These resources are now owned and operated by Child Health BC who is making them freely available to parents, caregivers, families and anyone supporting healthy child development in the early years.

Early Communication with a Baby is a Heartwarming Experience

Babies understand more than a new parent might think. Consistently talking to them about the little things you are doing together (e.g. “your hands are cold so I’m putting on your gloves”) helps build their mind and develop your relationship.

Read Your Baby’s Body Language

Moments of connection can occur when you pay attention to baby’s body movements and eye contact.


Dr. Carolyn Steinberg