Childhood in Geneva

Have you just arrived in Geneva and are a beneficiary of the Hospice général? Do you have questions about your role as parent, or about the activities available for your child?

This document provides you with answers to the following questions.

  • Childbirth in Geneva: how to prepare for your baby’s arrival?
  • Baby’s first years: what parent and child groups exist for pre-school children?
  • Having a child at school: what support structures exist at school?
  • Being a parent: find out important information about your child’s education
  • Hobbies/activities: what can you do with your child?
  • What is the legal framework in Switzerland?

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