The early years of a child’s life are very important for his or her health and development. Parents, health professionals, educators, and others can work together as partners to help children grow up to reach their full potential.
Children reach milestones in how they play, learn, speak, behave, and move (for example, crawling and walking).
Learn how to keep children from danger and from becoming dangerous.
Learn about Language Disorders, Learning Disorders, and other developmental conditions.
- Page last reviewed: February 20, 2018
- Page last updated: November 15, 2017
- Content source:
- Division of Human Development and Disabilities, National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention