Raising Children Network website’s trusted and up-to-date videos, apps and articles help parents navigate the day-to-day decisions of raising children and looking after their own needs.
More than 30 000 parents visit raisingchildren.net.au every day to explore reliable information about children’s health, sleep, behaviour, eating, physical activity, family relationships, raising teenagers and much more.
Health and education professionals who work with families also recommend the website and distribute its information to parents.
Raising Children Network is free of advertising and commercial interests.
Some parents who use raisingchildren.net.au have commented:
- “I use it whenever I have a parenting issue. I think it’s the best parenting website I have found.”
- “Having somewhere safe to look for advice makes me feel strong as a parent.”
- “Raising Children Network often reinforces what I am already doing which gives me confidence.”
The website is funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services. Its member organisations are the Parenting Research Centre and the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute with The Royal Children’s Hospital Centre for Community Child Health.