The first years last forever

smiling-baby-face-motherAs a mother feeds her child she gazes lovingly into his eyes. A father talks gently to his newborn as he changes her diaper. A child care provider sings and rocks a new baby to sleep.

These everyday simple, loving encounters, provide essential nourishment. Just as babies bodies need food to grow, it is equally necessary that a child has positive emotional, physical & intellectual experiences for the growth of a healthy brain.