Have a chat to your Child & Family Health Nurse or GP if your baby is not
  • Learning to make sounds or babbling.
  • Responding to familiar faces.
  • Learning to roll when playing on the floor.
  • Taking weight on legs.
  • Grasping toys.
Why LOVE is essential
Jack's parents have learnt the difference between his tired and hungry cries. They are still learning about the cry he has when he is bored and wanting a cuddle or uncomfortable and needing his nappy changed.

A secure relationship between a child and their parent or caregiver does more than create a happy home for children; it directly affects the way the connections develop in the brain, controlling emotions and the ability to learn.