Resources for multilingual families

Helping your children to learn more than one language can be a daunting challenge. But you are not alone. There are thousands of families around the world who are doing the same and many of them are very keen to share their experiences. Here are a few online resources that will help you along the way.
  • The Multilingual Children’s Association is an organisation focused on the day-to-day joys and challenges of raising bilingual and multilingual children.
  • The Multilingual Network is a friendly international support group for parents of bi-/multilingual children and those who would like their children to become bi-/multilingual.
  • Bilingual Families Connect is a website with tips and advice from other parents like you who are raising bilingual children.
  • My Bilingual Kid is a blog telling the story of one family trying to raise a bilingual child.

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