Parents & Carers

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

Parents and carers are the foundation of any family. After all, to look after kids, you need to look after yourself too. Kinderling Conversation brings you the latest info and friendly advice, as well as exploring the raft of issues facing modern parents.

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Catch up on the latest Parents & Carers segments

Training for a good cause

After having a baby, it can be difficult to get back into exercising. Can Too offers professional training for a small fee, with the chance to raise money for a…
16 mins

Natalie Lovett’s IVF experience in the United States

How far would you have gone to have your baby?  Natalie Lovett tried for seven years to fall pregnant in Australia, and when that didn’t work, she travelled to the…
12 mins

Raising happy siblings

Bickering, pushing and shoving between siblings is inevitable. If you’re looking for advice on how to handle those tricky sibling dynamics, Dr Laura Markham has just released her new book, Calm Parents,
23 mins

How exercise can help you cope after having a baby

Health and exercise is often a low priority for (new) parents. You can be tired, exhausted and busy looking after a new little life.  But getting active can help you…
11 mins

Child Protection Week – abuse, neglect and what to look out for

Child abuse, it can be a difficult subject to discuss but an important one. This week is Child Protection Week and in this episode we talk about how to tell…
19 mins

How men cope with the transition to fatherhood‏

Parenting has changed a lot in just one generation. The role of fathers in particular has undergone a metamorphis In today's age most people see both mums and dads as being…
16 mins