Useful Links

957733635001_2735093313001_video-still-for-video-2735133360001  The Alberta Family Wellness Initiative

The Brain Story is about how brains are built during the early years of life. It is fundamental to our understanding of why some people succeed and others struggle with both physical and mental health problems, including addiction. All teachers, early childhood educators, politicians, family support workers, parents, neighbours, in short: everybody, should know something about brain development.

nurture  Raising Children

This Alberta Government website had excellent resources on numerous topics for families with children from ages birth to six years.

Parent Further   

Find out how you can use a positive, strength based
approach to parenting

Harvard University – Centre for the Developing Child

Learn about the science of early childhood development.

Talaris Institute

 A website to support parents and caregivers in raising socially and emotionally healthy children.

Parenting Counts

is the research-based family of products developed by Talaris Institute to support parents and caregivers in raising socially and emotionally healthy children.

The Galileo Network – Early Learning 

Information on how children learn through play. 

Australian Early Development Index 

See how Australia is using early development indicators to measure success of early childhood programs.