For Families

Parenting tips for all caregivers. Text BRIGHT to 274-448


Bright by Text Messages

  • Come in English or Spanish - you choose
  • Help parents (including expectant parents), grandparents, babysitters, aunts, uncles, neighbors, friends, teachers and anyone else supporting young children

  • Provide developmental tips based on a child’s age (families may sign up multiple kids!)

  • Offer timely info on local resources and events 

  • Link to more online learning materials, including videos you can access on any smartphone

  • Deliver info on challenging behaviors (sleep, eating, potty training, tantrums) when you need it most

  • Give you encouragement! Caring for little ones is hard. Sometimes a “you got this” goes a long way.

  • Build confidence. More than 95% of Bright by Text subscribers indicate they feel more confident and informed about their child’s development as a result of our messages.

“It's the perfect way for us to get ideas and advice and has helped empower us to be better caregivers for our two year old.”

BBT parent, Indianapolis, In

“As a new parent, I often lacked confidence in my parenting skills or was ambivalent in which trends to follow. With the advice that Bright By Text brings, I know that I am providing my child with stimulating and fun activities.”

BBT parent, Brooklyn, NY

“Bright by Text answers a lot of questions that I didn’t even know I was seeking before so it definitely helps me understand my child’s development.” 

BBT, parent Denver, CO