Milwaukee Fatherhood Initiative

The Milwaukee Fatherhood Initiative (MFI) evolved from a two-day training session held in October 2005. The session was conducted by staff from the Maryland-based National Fatherhood Initiative (NFI) at the request of Mayor Tom Barrett. More than 25 community leaders participated in this initial training session. Out of this planning session, a subcommittee emerged with…

Focus On The Family

Before the industrial revolution, fathers often worked side by side with their sons and instructed their children in spiritual values. When industrialization took over the American landscape, fathers left their farms and headed to the factories. Fourteen- to 16-hour workdays set the stage for the absentee father. Eventually, fathers came to be regarded as merely…

Fatherhood Ohio

Purpose Studies and experience have shown that children enjoy far better outcomes when their fathers are constructively engaged in raising, nurturing and supporting them. When a father is present in the life of his child, that child is far more likely to experience success in life including graduating from high school, delaying sexual activity, and…

National Fatherhood Initiative

NFI Mission & STRATEGY National Fatherhood Initiative’s Mission: To improve the well-being of children by increasing the proportion of children growing up with involved, responsible, and committed fathers. We strive to ensure a brighter future for America’s youth. By equipping and educating fathers, we’re working on an issue that is at the core of our…

Fatherhood

Program Development
The principal implication for fathering programs is that these programs should involve a wide range of interventions, reflecting the multiple domains of responsible fathering, the varied residential and marital circumstances of fathers, and the array of personal, relational, and environmental factors that influence men as fathers.

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Fatherhood.gov

The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse is an Office of Family Assistance (OFA) funded national resource for fathers, practitioners, programs/Federal grantees, states, and the public at-large who are serving or interested in supporting strong fathers and families. Mission The goals of the National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse (NRFC) are to provide, facilitate, and disseminate current research, proven…

Fathers Incorporated

#1 Voice for the Promotion of Responsible Fatherhood and Mentoring 5 Year – Mission and Goal (2010-15) Fathers Incorporated (FI), a not-for-profit organization, serves as a leader in the promotion of Responsible Fatherhood and Mentoring. This International, National, and local focus will raise the awareness about, and combat the impact of father absence. We will…

Daddy Come Home!

Daddy come home, when your done with work. It seems as though these words would never hurt. Daddy Come home, I miss the times in the yard, with your smile for me hiding the stress with no reguard. Daddy Come home,you see times have really gotten rough, We have no ambitions and no change for…

Where are the men at?

What has this world come to? and how will it be shown in our History? Well I was thinking on this very thing as I have been doing so much struggling myself. It’s not that I’m complaining but wanting to notice where are the men at? So I prayed and begin to see through out…