Potty training can be a tricky task for all parents and carers. That's why we have created this page where you can find all of the information and links you will need to be successful at potty training!
The NHS says "using a potty is a new skill for your child to learn. It's best to take it slowly and go at your child's pace. Being patient with them will help them get it right, even if you sometimes feel frustrated."
Find out more about NHS advice on potty training.
ERIC'S GUIDE TO POTTY TRAINING
Eric's Guide to Potty Training is a leaflet that helps parents and carers to recognise when their child is ready to start toilet training, how to prepare them for it, and what to do to make it a success. Click the link to go to eric.org.uk to find out more about the different guides that the charity produce or to learn more about the charity itself. Alternatively click the button below to download a copy of Eric's Guide to Potty Training.
TODDLER REFUSING TO BE POTTY TRAINED?
Read this article on RileyChildrens.org to find out their advice when it comes to children refusing to be potty trained. They talk you through top tips given by Abigail Klemsz, M.D, a paediatrician at Riley Child's Health.
CHILDREN'S POTTY TRAINING BOOKS
The following books are aimed at children who are potty training click on a the title to find out where you can buy the book.
POTTY TRAINING VIDEOS
Below are some videos you and your child can watch together about potties, what they are and how to use them.
At Jurassic Childcare we like to use sticker charts to encourage children to use the potty, below are a range of sticker charts you can use!