Raising Young Children in a New Country: Supporting Early Learning and Healthy Development.
Bridging Refugee Youth and Children's Services. United States. Office of Head Start. The National Center on Cultural and Linguistic Responsiveness.
vi, 40 p.
This is an illustrated handbook for newcomer families parenting young children. Building on the original BRYCS publication, "Raising Children in a New Country: An Illustrated Handbook," it focuses on refugee families raising children from the prenatal period through age 5 and addresses the following themes: Family Well-Being, Safety and Protection, Guidance and Discipline, Healthy Brain Development, Early Learning and School Readiness, and Connecting to Early Care and Education. (Author abstract)
parent education; parenting; refugees; immigrants; child rearing; early intervention programs; infants; preschool children