Parenting Resource Links

  • American Library Association's Sites for Parents and Children - Provides links to recommended websites for children, their parents, and other caregivers.
  • Ask Dr. Sears - From William Sears, the author of 26 pediatric books, comes this website that addresses almost any concern for parents of babies, toddlers, and young children.
  • BabyCenter - Informational articles on pregnancy, babies, and toddlers, as well as message boards where parents can discuss issues and a weekly email newsletter tracking your child's development.
  • Consumer Products Safety Commission - Find out if a baby product or toy has been recalled at this site. Also includes safety tips, a form to report unsafe products, and consumer information for Spanish speakers.
  • Kididdles - Visit the Kididdles Musical Mouseum to find the lyrics to your favorite lullaby or children's song.
  • NHTSA Child Seat Inspection Stations - Worried about the installation of your child's car seat? Type in a zip code to find an inspection station near you. The Brockton Police Department has a great site on car seat safety and will perform an inspection.
  • Talking to Children About Cancer- Tips on how adults can talk to their children regarding a family member or friend having cancer.