The ninth film from the Small Wonders DVD follows nine families enjoying the early weeks and months at home with their pre-term baby. They all have different experiences and challenges.

The Small Wonders DVD was created by child health charity Best Beginnings to support families on the journey with their sick and premature baby. The Small Wonders DVD, with all 12 films on, is available for free for families and staff in neonatal units in England thanks to funding from the Department of Health. It will soon be available in neonatal units in Scotland and Northern Ireland thanks to funding from these nations.

If you are not in a neonatal unit where the Small Wonders DVD is given out, you can purchase a copy of the DVD at

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Once you're back home you'll have some home visits from your midwife, health visitor or neonatal nurse. Your baby will also have some check-ups at the hospital to make sure everything's OK. New parents talk about taking their babies in for a check-up, and what it's like when your baby needs to go back into the hospital after being at home.