Easy-to-Read Topical Articles for Caregivers

Easy-to-Read Topical Articles for Caregivers
Share these short, easy-to-read articles with families on a variety of subjects important to early childhood development and well-being. They are organized by the age they are relevant, although some topics apply to a variety of ages.

Share these short, easy-to-read articles with families on a variety of subjects important to early childhood development and well-being. They are organized by the age they are relevant, although some topics apply to a variety of ages.

HealthySteps Specialists can share the resources with caregivers to support them with a range of parenting concerns, from medicine refusal to tantrums to toilet learning. The resources are easy to read, printable, shareable via direct link, and available in English and Spanish.

Ages 0-12 months

  • Breastfeeding Basics
  • Breastfeeding Facts & Myths
  • Car Seat Safety
  • Newborn Crying
  • Newborn Sleep
  • Mood and Anxiety
  • Bath Time
  • Returning to Work
  • When to Call the Doctor
  • Temperament – HealthySteps Specialists can use the Temperament Tool when diving more deeply into this area with caregivers.
  • Daily Routines
  • Child Care
  • Sleep Advice
  • Sleep Training
  • Food Allergies
  • Crawling
  • Medicine Refusal
  • Saying Goodbye

Ages 12-24 months

  • Early Intervention
  • Sharing
  • Self-Regulation
  • Challenging Behavior
  • When Your Child Says No
  • Pointing
  • Tantrums
  • Limit Setting
  • Biting
  • Managing Toddler Fears
  • Feeding Your Toddler
  • Bedtime for Toddlers
  • Toddler Language
  • Baby Proofing
  • Loveys
  • Transitions

Ages 24-36+ months

  • Time Out
  • Nightmares and Night Terrors
  • Toilet Readiness
  • Toilet Learning
  • Illness and Death
  • Lying
  • Sexual Health and Safety
  • Water Safety
  • Baby Led Play
Downloads:
All Easy-to-Read Topical Articles for Caregivers--Spanish zip 12.97MB Download
All Easy-to-Read Topical Articles for Caregivers--English zip 13.46MB Download
Read more:
ToolkitHandoutResources for Families