Japanese bachelors learn the art of parenting to help find wives

Sep 19, 2016

Japanese bachelors learn the art of parenting to help find wives

Bachelors looking for love can now learn child-rearing skills to boost their chances of finding a partner. The all-male ikumen course teaches men how to bathe and dress a baby and also helps them understand a woman’s perspective on child-rearing, according to Ikumen University, ...

Jul 22, 2016

Municipalities to get funds for family support centers across Japan

The Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry will provide funding to help municipalities across Japan set up support centers for families that have trouble raising children, sources said. The child-rearing support centers will deal with families for which it is deemed necessary for municipalities to ...

Jan 10, 2016

Cameron to outline plan offering parents lessons on child-rearing

All British parents will be encouraged to take government-run parenting classes under plans due to be announced by Prime Minister David Cameron, The Observer newspaper reported Sunday. A previous scheme to educate parents from under-privileged backgrounds after the 2011 London riots flopped, attracting around ...