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Babies and new parents

  • Help and counselling for new parents

    Helplines and other support services for new parents dealing with challenges after having a child.

  • Tips for new parents

    Practical advice on preparing for your baby and looking after their health and wellbeing.

  • Budgeting for a baby

    How to budget for the arrival of your baby and information on family payments and assistance.

  • Help with breastfeeding

    Find advice on how to get started, some of the more common breastfeeding issues, and where to get help.

  • Parents' groups

    Meet other new parents in informal groups where you can swap stories and share ideas.

  • Immunisation

    Check which immunisations (also known as vaccinations) are recommended.

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Last updated
10 November 2014

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