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Videos for whanau

What it's like to be a young dad

Some of the dads from our dads panel talk about their experiences as young dads

Being a stay at home dad

Legion talks about how he manages to be a stay at home dad and what he loves about it.

Advice for young dads

Our panel of dads talk about advice that they have for young dads

Supporting young dads during pregnancy

Annalise and Vicky talks about the ways that young dads need support during a pregnancy as well as young mums

Disciplining your tamariki as a dad

Our dads panel talks about the ways they are able to discipline their tamariki.

Become the editor and model for your children

Filtering what kids see and hear in the news can help them stay calm in this tricky time.

Be kind to yourself in this tricky time

Supporting your pregnant partner

Darren talks about the ways in which you can support your partner when she is pregnant, even if it is just something small.

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Not listening?

When tamariki aren't listening it can be frustrating:

- get their attention. Kneel down to make eye contact
- try to talk in a calm voice
- show them what good listening looks like

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