Perspectives from a New Mother: Surprises


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.

Becoming a New Parent

Everything changes when a new life is in the house. This new mother describes the things that surprised her about becoming a first-time parent, from the amount of work it takes to care for a newborn to how immensely rewarding it can be.


Dr. Padmapriya Kandhadai