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How You Can Help Reduce a $55 Billion Public Health Problem

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Jun 19, 2018
It’s probably no surprise to you that children exposed to domestic violence suffer short- and long-term consequences from it.... Read More

Topics: Featured, General Fatherhood Research & Studies, 24/7 Dad

What Can Screw Up Your Decision-Making in Serving Dads

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Jun 12, 2018
  “Few things are as important to your quality of life as your choices about how to spend the precious resource of your free... Read More

Topics: Featured, General Fatherhood Research & Studies

Humans and elephants both fare better with dads around

Posted by National Fatherhood Initiative   |   Jun 7, 2018
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Topics: Featured, General Fatherhood Research & Studies

Latest PACT Report Provides Great Advice for Fatherhood Programs

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Jun 5, 2018
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Topics: Featured, General Fatherhood Research & Studies

Getting and Keeping Fathers Interested in Your Program

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   May 31, 2018
  If we’ve written a million blogs on this subject, we’ll write a million more. That’s how important learning how to recruit... Read More

Topics: Featured, InsideOut Dad, general fatherhood resources

FOMO: The Opportunity to Serve Fathers You Might Have Missed

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   May 29, 2018
In my last blog post, I mentioned that National Fatherhood Initiative (NFI) emphasizes the positive impact for children when... Read More

Topics: Featured, General Fatherhood Research & Studies, general fatherhood resources

How You Can Help Children of Divorce

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   May 22, 2018
At National Fatherhood Initiative (NFI), we emphasize the positive impact for children when they grow up in a home with their... Read More

Topics: Featured, Understanding Dad, general fatherhood resources

It's Never Too Late for Dads to Reconnect with Their Kids > Learn How

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   May 17, 2018
How do dads and kids connect during and after a father has been in jail or prison? What if he's just been out of their life... Read More

Topics: Featured, InsideOut Dad, general fatherhood resources

NFI Releases 3rd Edition of InsideOut Dad®: Part 2

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   May 15, 2018
Last week I announced the release of the third edition of National Fatherhood Initiative’s InsideOut Dad® program, the first... Read More

Topics: Featured, InsideOut Dad

NFI Customized Resources Helping Prison Fellowship® Make a Difference

Posted by Jacqueline Hannan   |   May 10, 2018
  Every so often, I have the pleasure of working with one of our organizations on a very special event or project.  In this... Read More

Topics: Featured, general fatherhood resources

NFI Releases 3rd Edition of InsideOut Dad®!

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   May 8, 2018
I’m excited to announce the release of the third edition of National Fatherhood Initiative’s InsideOut Dad® program! The first... Read More

Topics: Featured, InsideOut Dad

Simple Advice You Can Give to Dads of Adolescents

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   May 3, 2018
Fathering teens can be a challenge. There are unspoken rules (sometimes created by the teens themselves!), and as kids change... Read More

Topics: Featured, general fatherhood resources

Why Involved Dads are Key to Preventing Childhood Trauma

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   May 1, 2018
  Research now shows that divorce or separation of a parent or guardian is one of the two most prevalent adverse childhood... Read More

Topics: Featured, general fatherhood resources

A Nebraska prison held a father-daughter dance, and it was beautiful

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Apr 26, 2018
  This article was reposted with permission from Brad Brown, CEO of Christian Heritage. Incarcerated dads and their little... Read More

Topics: Featured, Success Stories, InsideOut Dad

A Profile of Dads Who Live with Their Kids

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Apr 25, 2018
At National Fatherhood Initiative (NFI), we raise awareness about the consequences for children when they grow up without... Read More

Topics: Featured, General Fatherhood Research & Studies

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