TAPS Pre-group Survey

Please take a moment to complete the survey below. All answers are confidential and used to improve programming. You will receive a similar post group survey when your group is complete. Thank you again!
Is this your first baby? (For parents of multiples, are these your first babies?) *
What types of support are you hoping to receive from your TAPS Group experience? Please rank based on importance to you. Choose only one strongly agree (most important) *
What types of support are you hoping to receive from your TAPS Group experience? Please rank based on importance to you. Choose only one strongly agree (most important)
Social Support: I hope to meet other parents, make new friends for me and baby and have something fun to do.
Emotional Support: I hope to discuss the joys and challenges of parenting and adjusting to life with baby.
Child Development Support: I hope to learn about typical needs and abilities of babies and support my child's development.
Information Support: I hope to learn about local resources such as lactation support, child development, finding and/or evaluation child care options, activities for families, etc.
Parenting Support: I hope to get ideas about how to care for baby and how to support their emotional development
For each statement, mark how strongly you agree or disagree with it, based on how you feel TODAY. Please answer as honestly as you can, to tell us how you're doing as a parent now, before your Group begins. (After your Group, we'll ask these questions again, so we can see how your answers may have changed.)
Social Support *
Social Support
I feel isolated because of the demands of taking care of my baby
There are other parents I can talk with about the challenges of parenting
Emotional Support *
Emotional Support
I feel confident about my ability to parent well
I sometimes have mixed feelings about being a parent, including guilt, resentment, or times when I don't enjoy my baby.
It's easy for me to feel overwhelmed and stressed out when caring for my child.
I know about postpartum emotional changes, including baby blues, anxiety, and depression.
Child Development Support *
Child Development Support
I know about the typical stages of development in a baby or toddler
I know about activities I can do with my baby to enhance development and early learning
Information Support *
Information Support
I have people in town who would help me in an unexpected situation or time of need.
I know about resources for lactation or feeding, my baby's development, reliable child care, legal questions or other services I might need.
Parenting Support *
Parenting Support
I know my baby's cues and how to respond to his/her needs
I enjoy being with my baby, talking, playing or doing daily activities together