How well-equipped is this city for those raising infants/toddlers? Specifically, are there public places to change diapers, maintained playgrounds, etc?
Warsaw has an increasing number of such places in the shopping malls and children’s gardens. However, the number is still insufficient.
Where can I get a list of reliable childcare providers/nannies?
There is no such list, but Crown Warsaw can give you some guidance in this area.
Discuss any safety issues for children in this city.
There is nothing out of the ordinary in Warsaw.
What are the most popular kid-friendly attractions in the area?
Aside from places of play within city super malls, this issue is solved mostly by the international schools.
What are the most popular activities for kids after school or on weekends?
The international schools usually address this.
What's it like to be a teenager in this city? Are there any particular challenges I should be aware of as a parent?
There are no programs for teens in particular. However, Warsaw has some great festivals for the whole family during the spring and summer.
Are there any organizations/social groups in the area that cater exclusively to young people ages 12-17?
There are some groups that cater to local Polish teenagers. Again, international schools and networking groups for adults are great resources for kids' activities.
I want my child to get the most out of our stay in this country. Are there any specific opportunities to teach young people about the local culture?
Please contact Crown Warsaw for detailed information on this topic.
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