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Parenting is hard

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Being a parent is hard. Yet most new parents are reluctant to ask for help for fear of being labelled a “bad parent” or that they will be judged for not being able to cope with the stress. Let’s normalize asking for help and let’s put supports in place for parents who need it.

The First Five Years is paid for by the Maryland Family Network.