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.
Development, milestones, and screening
What it is, why it is important and resources
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For children birth to 17 years of age
Children reach milestones in how they play, learn, speak, behave, and move. Read about developments by age group.
Learn how to keep children safe from danger and from becoming dangerous themselves.
Learn about the importance of a child’s early years for later health and development.