KinderCare child care is offering a free 24-hour parenting hotline during January through the resources of the National Parenting Center.

Prerecorded tips from nationally recognized child care authorities are available, with advise on such topics as biting, bedwetting, tantrums and teething.The toll-free number is 1-800-926-5656. Callers may directly select an age group by adding a digit: 1 for pregnancy; 2 for newborns; 3 for infants; 4 for toddlers; 5 for preschool; 6 for preteen; 7 for adolescents.