These early skills are marked by age-specific checkpoints, or developmental milestones, at which we expect certain skills to happen. Track your child’s milestones from age 2 months to 5 years with CDC’s easy-to-use illustrated checklists, and get tips from CDC for encouraging your child’s development.
Help Me Grow (HMG) is a no-cost service to families of young children birth to age 5 and providers who support young children. We can answer everyday questions about young children’s development and behavior. When extra help is needed to support development or behavior, we provide families with information and connect them with community-based resources and services. If you are ever concerned about how your child is developing, contact Help Me Grow!
For Families of Children 0-5 HMG can:
For Providers, HMG can: