To post in the ParentNation Community Forum, you must be a registered member of ParentNation.com. If you do not have an account, you can create one here. If you already have an account, you will need to be logged in to contribute to the forum. You can log in here. You can read the posts within the Community Forum without being a registered member.
Once you are logged in, go to the relevant section of the ParentNation Community Forum to add your post. Our Forum is broken down by children’s services (such as those rated and reviewed on our site), by state, by interest (such as health and behavior) and finally Talk to ParentNation, where you can read about news and announcements, get technical support, and give suggestions and feedback.
Once you’re in the right section, at the top of the section you’ll see a button labeled “Post new topic”. Click on this to enter a post on the forum.
Once a member has responded to your post, you are no longer able to edit your message. We do this in order to preserve the integrity of the discussion. You can edit your post if there have been no replies to it. Just click on the “Edit” button below your post to edit your message.
You need to be logged in to reply to a post. You can log in here. Once logged in, click on “Reply” to type your message, or “Reply with quote” to copy the person’s post you are responding to and then type your message below it.
Yes. Your notification preference has been set to notify you by ParentNation inbox every time someone posts a comment on your Community Forum post. If you would like to change your preferences to also receive an email, only receive an email, or to turn off notifications completely, you must be logged in. Once logged in, select “Notification Preferences” from the drop down menu under your name in the top right-hand corner. On this page, you can check or uncheck the boxes based on your notification preferences.
You cannot delete or remove your posts. While the information may no longer be useful to you, other members may still find it helpful. If there is an issue with your post and you would like your post deleted, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with a link to the post and explain why you would like your post deleted so that we can assist you.
The easiest way to save or bookmark a topic or a page is to use your Internet browser's bookmarking function.
If you have a suggestion for a new subcategory within a specific category for our Community Forum, please send us a note through our Contact Us page. Our team will review your request and contact you if it is added.
You can delete your member profile but any content that you have submitted to date (including your posts to the forum) will be deleted as well. This cannot be “undone” so please consider this carefully before deactivating your account.
It may take our team some time to look at your report and take appropriate action, if warranted. If our team determines that abuse has in fact taken place, the post will be removed or edited.
For technical help, go to our “Talk to ParentNation” forum section and click on the thread “Technical Support/Need Help”. Once here, click on “Post new topic” to post a message to us. If you would like to contact us privately, please click here to go to our Contact Us page and send us a private email.