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Questions, answers, chat and advice about children and their behavior

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Children come in all shapes, sizes and colours but they don’t come with a guaranty. You can’t send them back for a refund when they go wrong. And they go wrong very often. Looking after them is about understanding what to do and how to react in all manner of situations. We’re here to provide help and support by giving you a place to ask questions and provide advice for others.

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Your child's development...

Your child or children have to go through a lot of social, physical and emotional development throughout their lives and they’ll rely on you, their parent or guardian to support them. The ups and downs of a child’s development may seem trivial to some but remember that all these experiences are very different seen through the eyes of a child.


All children are different but they have one thing in common – they all need a love, care and support for them to grow up into health adults. As child carers, understanding children’s behavior can be draining and stressful. We’re here to help you get advice and support others in a similar situation with all matters related to your child, whether you’re a parent, guardian, teacher or a child carer.


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Latest threads in children

  • How do I get my kids to do chores?

    Started by forumfan | 2014-06-03 10:27:47

    My kids are 9,11 and 14 and they are so lazy it's unbelievable. My house looks like a tip from morning till night unless I spend all my spare time cleaning up after them. I feel like a broken record n...

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  • My daughter struggles making friends

    Started by Nevertooold | 2014-06-03 10:15:38

    My sweet little grand-daughter is having a real problem making friends at school. She's painfully shy and comes across as rude at times and so for this reason the other children don't want to play wit...

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  • My child has nightmares and cries every night

    Started by JulesS31 | 2014-06-03 09:57:53

    My son keeps having nightmares every night and wakes up crying. It's becoming a real problem now as he doesn't want to go to bed. His nightmares involve a lorry and him crossing the road and missing t...

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  • Is it right to smack a child?

    Started by TheParentWorld | 2014-06-03 09:50:31

    We can all feel like giving our child a smack from time to time when their behaviour is unruly. But what are your experiences in smacking your child. Were you smacked as a child? Do you think it's rig...

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  • Geocaching is a great family activity

    Started by Cassy1970 | 2014-03-12 13:24:29

    Just wanted to tell everyone about geocaching (www.geocaching.com). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geocaching   It is like an outdoor treasure hunt. You can ...

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