To celebrate turning 1½, all children in Ontario are invited for a special well-baby 18 month checkup with your family doctor or nurse practitioner.
This is an exciting stage in your child’s growth and learning as they become more independent.
Parents need to book this in-depth checkup for two reasons:
- Now is the ideal time to complete the immunizations your child needs. These will protect them from many serious, even deadly, illnesses. The next scheduled immunizations aren’t until your child is ready for school.
- Your care provider will assess your child’s developmental milestones, and ensure they are on track. Expect questions about:
Look ahead and schedule your child’s well-baby visit today! By identifying any concerns with your child’s growth and development early, you are making sure your child can flourish.
Happy 1 and a half birthday, baby!