Parenting

Throughout every stage of your child's life, you will need to know how to support their overall health and well-being. Here, you will find useful information and tips on how to raise healthy, happy, and well-adjusted children.

FAQs

What does responsible parenthood mean?

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Responsible parenthood refers to the capability and willingness of parents to address the needs and aspirations of the family and the children.

What is family planning?

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Family planning refers to the means, information, and methods that guide couples in deciding how many children they should have and when they should have them, in the event that they want to have children. From contraceptives to “natural”, non-invasive methods such as the calendar method and abstinence, family planning empowers couples, especially women, in making decisions that improve their quality of life and save lives.

What is child rearing?

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Child rearing is the process or method of bringing up a child from birth until he reaches adulthood. This practice is usually based on existing norms from a specific culture, family, or society.

Can I raise my child in a single parent family?

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Single parent families are made up of a parent or a caregiver with one or more dependent children without the presence and support of a spouse or partner who shares the responsibility of raising children. With a support system of friends, family members, and a community, a single parent family can definitely do a great job in raising children. But if you are feeling overwhelmed or you face several stressors, you may want to consult a mental health professional.

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