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Essential Parent

A library of information, videos and resources to support parents of babies and children through to teenagers. Essential Parent can help you with a range of needs, from caring for your newborn, to potty training your toddler, and from preparing your child to start school through to understanding teenage behaviour.

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Access online courses free of charge to complete in your own time.

The courses cover pregnancy through to parenting teens. There are also courses aimed specifically at teenagers themselves about understanding their brain and understanding their feelings. There are a number of courses that have been translated into other languages. So whatever age and stage your family is at there should be a course suitable for you.

Access Solihull parenting courses