Aunties May be as Important as Mums When it Comes to Raising Women

“Research shows it only takes one nurturing adult to mentor a child and support them emotionally and psychologically to help them flourish. That’s the case even if a child has been abused or neglected. And these caring adults don’t need to be blood relations…. For the young women, they need safe older women to offer guidance and help celebrate when things go well. In today’s nastier world they need more unconditional love than ever before.”

Great article from ABC! Read the full thing here. Do you have “Aunties” in your life! Let’s celebrate supporting one another! 💜#aunties #friendships #midwivescare