Parenting Site

Expert advice on raising a happy and healthy child.

A child plays with his parents in Aijia Village, Yichang City, Hubei Province, in April 2015.
UNICEF/China/2015/Xia Yong

Welcome to UNICEF's Parenting Site!

As the saying goes, being a parent is the hardest and most important job. 

We’re here to make your life a little bit easier by giving you trusted, expert advice on raising a child. From navigating questions about which foods to eat during pregnancy, to setting up for breastfeeding success to encouraging healthy infant brain development, we’ve got your back. 

Our articles can guide you in making important decisions and can help you raise a happy and healthy child.