Children love to play outdoors. It's a great place for them to test their physical skills and just have fun. It's harder to control their environment, but there are still many things you can do to keep them safe.
Here you'll find tips on:
Caring for your child
Keeping safe out and about
You can do lots of things to help your child stay safe inside the home, but it’s harder to control when you’re outside or away from home.
The sun is strong in New Zealand, and while a few minutes of gentle sunlight is good for children, too much can be harmful.
Always keep babies and toddlers within reach when they’re around water.