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You and your baby 0-12 months

There are many services available to support you and your baby.

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Baby health and development

Childhood Immunisations Part 1: An introduction to childhood  immunisations

Childhood Immunisations Part 2: Frequently asked questions

A Guide to Immunisations at One Year of Age 

Advice and video around coping with crying

A baby's brain will develop depending on the positive and negative influences it gets in the first few months. This video demonstrates how this happens in a nice simple way

Parent and baby bonding: 'Getting it right from the start'. Tameside Early Attachment Service

Ways to help babies and children talk

Tiny Happy People

Talking to your baby from birth

Teething symptoms

Look, say, sing, play

Looking after your babies teeth

Separation anxiety

ASQ:SE-2 Social-Emotional Development Guide poster

Pregnancy and baby guide: NHS advice

Words for Life

I Can helps children communicate 

Young parents

Child and adolescent mental health services

Lullaby Trust


WILD Supporting young parents

Useful Apps

Handi app

The HANDi Paediatric app gives up to date advice about common childhood illnesses and how to treat them. It’s now available to download for free onto any Apple or Android smartphone or tablet. The app contains information about when and how to ask for help, along with what to expect when your child is being assessed.

Baby Check app

Features 19 simple checks that parents can do if their baby is showing signs of illness. Each check tests for a different symptom and when completed, a score is calculated that tells parents or carers how ill their baby is. The app then lets parents know whether their baby needs to see a doctor or health professional

Download Baby Check app


Is the essential guide for new dads.  Take a look at the website, or you can download the appl for Apple or Android devices.

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