A new survey on behalf of the Northern Ireland Commissioner for Children and Young People has revealed that the majority of people here (63%) now support children being legally protected from hitting, smacking and assault.
When it comes to child safety, parents and caregivers instinctively do their upmost to protect their children and ensure that they are never in high risk situations. So why is it, according to research*, that 33 per cent of parents across Europe have take More..
On March 2, parents were heading to polling stations across the country to cast their votes deciding who would form our next government... More..
Many of us find the demands of family life daunting and overwhelming. The task of raising children is not easy and the stakes are high. Here, Amber Hatch explains how mindfulness can enhance our playtime and help foster a deeper connection… More..
In December, rock icon Mick Jagger became a father for the eighth time, at the age of 73, to baby boy Deveraux Octavian Basil Jagger. More..
Legal expert Michelle Crilly discusses why the digital age, despite some glitches, has actually been a blessing for families who live apart... More..
New research has revealed that almost three quarters of people (71%) think parents post too much information about their children on social media. More..
A haul of presents is a delight for your child, but the festive season is also a time to encourage generosity and embrace the true spirit of Christmas…Giving. More..
Ni4kids delves deeper in our quest for the holy grail of a happy work and home life… More..
A new survey has revealed that families sitting together for an evening meal is slowly becoming a tradition of the past. We wanted to find out if parents agreed with the survey results and were feeling afraid about the death of the family dinner table… More..
In his first media interview since the publication of a 250-page draft Family Justice Report, Lord Justice Gillen reveals to Lindsay Fergus from Detail Data that a cultural change is needed so more families reach agreement outside of court... More..
This global platform for information dissemination provides an invaluable source for our children to learn, have fun and expand their horizons. But what of the dangers asks Brian Patterson? More..
Dr Lyndsey Thompson warns of the five most common household items that could be a safety hazard to your child... More..
Ni4kids' editor Nadia Duncan quizzes the authors of a new book which may change your entire perspective on what it means to be clean… More..
Rosemary Leech, an Inspector of Road Policing with the PSNI gives us an important reminder about child car seat safety legislation. More..
Ni4kids was keen to find out how much faith local parents placed in the strategies of TV parenting experts and took the question to our readers to find out…
Getting back into the school routine after the long summer break is one of the trickiest times in a parent’s calendar. Ni4kids asked Explore Learning's Lia Haskett for her advice on how to beat the back-to-school blues..