Congratulations on the New Addition to Your Family

Babies don't come with manuals and new parents have so many questions, sometimes not even knowing what to ask, where to turn or what is available. 

Pediatric Interactions and WeeBits partner to provide parents information on many topics families commonly struggle with, valuable resources, and opportunities to participate in enrichment classes with your baby.  Our “Welcome Packet for New Parents” includes information on topics, such as:

What my child should be doing at his/her age

·       Developmental screening

·       Early Intervention (EI)

·       SHOW ME developmental play group

Feeding

·       Breastfeeding supports

·       Introducing solids

·       Picky eater/problem feeder

 Sleeping and Calming my baby

·       Healthy Sleep Habits Happy Child

·       Infant massage class

·       Happiest baby on the block workshop

Finding the right people in your community

·       Dentist and Doctor referrals

·       Ywca and 4Cs Daycare Referrals

·       United way and Community Action Partnership of Lake County

Equipment I need and things I shouldn't use with my baby

·       “Container baby” syndrome

·       Tummy Time

·       Torticollis

·       Pacifiers

·       Sippy cups

 Classes for me and my child

·       Mommy preschool

·       Singing and signing

·       Infant massage

·       WeeCircus

·       Older children

o   Social groups

o   Monkey (pre-preschool group)

o   Tastes group

Toys and books for my child through the years

·       Book bridge

How to connect with other parents

·       New moms group

·       Little Lake County website

How to manage behaviors and other parenting issues

·       1,2,3 magic

·       Parenting with Love and Logic

·       Out of Sync Child

·       Raising a Sensory Smart Child

Other resources

·       Twice as Nice for Mother & Child

·       Other Professional referrals