Benefits of hammock in a child
From single to family sized hammocks, there are tons of available hammocks to choose from online.However, aside from the usual hammocks that we often see, there are especially made hammocks just for your little ones.
Why should you get your kids a hammock?
According to an occupational therapist, A. Jean Ayres, Ph.D.,OTR, swinging can help children develop their sensory integration which is an important factor in enhancing their complex learning and also their behavior. Swinging helps children develop sensations from the body and into their environment. As well as other activities such as jumping, tumbling, running, climbing, and spinning gives children pleasurable experience that helps in the development of their brains.
Aside from this, hammocks are great for children especially during winter season, they can enjoy playing in their hammocks indoors or on the porch.
In addition hammock promotes better sleep and relaxation, two things which are vital for your child’s growth and development. Learn more about it on how the benefits of a hammock.
What types of kids hammocks are available?
Kids Hammocks are available and used for outdoors and as well as indoors. Materials used can range from Polyester to 100% raw cotton.
These mini swings can be hung directly from the ceiling or even on trees. If those were not available,you can always get a hammock stand for more stability and for safety.
Most Kid hammocks has a “No Flip” feature that ensures your kids’ safety. Although, children below 3 years should be supervised by an adult at all times.