New! Growing Up in a New Land - A Guide for Newcomer Parents

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The Best Start Resource Centre has published this new booklet for parents of children 0-6. It contains information on:

  • Supports for parents
  • Parenting in Canada
  • Helping your child learn
  • Helping your child talk
  • Keeping your child healthy and safe
  • Taking care of yourself as parents
  • Additional services for newcomers

The booklet is available for download in PDF format and paper copies can be ordered for $1.25 each. Bulk discounts are available. Find out more on their website

The literacy level of this booklet has been assessed with Flesh-Kincaid at a reading level of about 6. This resource is available in English and French.

They note that it would be ideal if this resource was available in additional languages but their current funding does not allow for that. If your organization is interested in providing translation/adaptation in another language, please contact