Child Development


Utah Baby Watch helps parents in their efforts to ensure their child's healthly development this website includes developmental milestones for your child and who to contact if you have concerns.
Utah Act Early helps parent learn about healthy development for their newborn and young children and what to do if you have concerns
Children with Special Health Care Needs provides and promotes family-centered, coordinated care and facilitates the development of community-based systems for children and their families with special health care needs
Utah Parent Center helps parents help their children, youth and young adults with all disabilities to live included, productive lives as members of the community.
Office of Home Visiting provides support to families through home visits that include providing info on children's health, development, safety and referrals to supportive services.
Resources to help parents and caregivers understand that crying can be a normal part of every infant's development.
research-based information about children's learning and development
The Center on the Social and Emotional Foundations for Early Learning (CSEFEL) is focused on promoting the social emotional development and school readiness of young children birth to age 5.
Information on child development and positive parenting.
More information on child development. From birth to 5 years, your child should reach milestones in how he plays, learns, speaks, acts and moves. Track your child’s development and act early if you have a concern.
Information on stages of child development
Help Me Grow Utah is an information and referral helpline available at no cost that provides parents, physicians and providers with the knowledge and resources they need to make a difference in the lives of children.
Milestones matter! Track your child’s milestones from age 2 months to 5 years with CDC’s easy-to-use illustrated checklists; get tips from CDC for encouraging your child’s development; and find out what to do if you are ever concerned about how your child is developing. From birth to age 5, your child should reach milestones in how he or she plays, learns, speaks, acts, and moves. Photos and videos in this app illustrate each milestone and make tracking them for your child easy and fun!