Richmond Kids Blog
Stay up-to-date with the latest articles, tips, tricks and stories for parents & caregivers of young children ages 0 to 6.
As young children grow and develop they need to move, sleep and sit the right amounts each day to be healthy. Many people think of young children as naturally active. However, only 13 percent of Canadian preschoolers are getting the recommended amount of physical activity and sleep in their days.
Halloween is just around the corner and that means ghosts, witches - and tooth decay! Okay, children might not get tooth decay right away, but Halloween is just the start of the treats and sweets season.Read More
While there is a great emphasis in our society on academic achievement, research tells us that helping our children grow to be compassionate, kind, engaged and happy will have a profound positive effect on their social, emotional and spiritual well-being.Read More
Starting kindergarten is an exciting time for you and your child.Read More
Participating in recreational opportunities is a great way for children to develop their social, intellectual, physical and creative skills.Read More
The Psychology Foundation of Canada – Even very young children experience stress, and it is important for parents to recognize and help children learn to deal effectively with it. When we help children take control of their stress, they begin to build coping skills that will last a lifetime.Read More
Did you know that it is important for children to take risks when they play? Find out how you can give your child more opportunities to play outdoors with an online tool for parents.Read More
FREE for Parents in Richmond, British Columbia!Read More