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7 Practices That Will Help You Serve Dads Effectively

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Aug 14, 2018
  In my post last week, I discussed the importance of focus in creating an impactful mission statement for your fatherhood... Read More

Topics: Featured, General Fatherhood Program Resources

Five days of grace for dads incarcerated at Salinas Valley State Prison

Posted by National Fatherhood Initiative   |   Aug 9, 2018
  We're pleased to bring you this article featuring Salinas Valley State Prison, an NFI partner who, along with the GEO group,... Read More

Topics: Featured, General Fatherhood Program Resources

The 7 Things an Impactful Mission Statement Does

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Aug 7, 2018
  Do you have a clear, focused mission statement for your program or organization? When was the last time you and your fellow... Read More

Topics: Featured, General Fatherhood Program Resources

Free Webinar > Fathers' Attendance in Fatherhood Programs

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Jan 15, 2018
The Fatherhood Research & Practice Network (FRPN) will host its 10th learning community webinar in early February. Inside the... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Program Resources

A Father’s Expression of Love

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Dec 14, 2017
As we cover in our 24/7 Dad® program, fathers are very capable of learning to be nurturers. One aspect of being nurturing is... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Program Resources

5 Facts About Today’s Single Fathers

Posted by Alysse ElHage   |   Dec 8, 2017
This article originally appeared on The Institute for Family Studies blog, who partnered with NFI President, Christopher A.... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Program Resources

Wise Words From a Program Like Yours: Nurturing Father Engagement

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Oct 19, 2017
There's a new, compelling video in town that provides tremendous insight into today’s human service environments, and the... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Program Resources

[Free Resources] The Role of Mentoring in Reentry

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Aug 29, 2017
A fatherhood program should never stand alone. Think about that statement for a moment. What does it mean? It means you should... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Program Resources, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

7 Steps to Using Social Media to Enhance Program Delivery

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Aug 22, 2017
An important (if not the most important) aspect of running a successful fatherhood program is engaging participants. Whether... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Program Resources, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, Tips & Tricks

Camp Grace Reunites Incarcerated Fathers with Their Children

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Aug 7, 2017
We're all about connecting fathers with their children, heart to heart—and we know that it's doubly important for fathers who... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Program Resources, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, Success Stories

Free Online Training: Co-Parenting After Divorce

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Jul 18, 2017
We’re diligent at National Fatherhood Initiative® (NFI) about raising awareness about new, free resources—whether our own or... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Program Resources, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

[Video] How NFI is Helping Kansas State Agency to Engage Dads

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Jul 6, 2017
State agencies that seek to improve the well-being of children and families can struggle to effectively engage dads in the... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Program Resources, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, Success Stories

NBC's Free Parent Toolkit for The Dads and Moms You Serve

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Jun 29, 2017
Have you heard about NBC's Parent Toolkit? We're big fans, and want to tell you all about it so that you can share it with the... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Program Resources

Measuring the Results of Your Fatherhood Program

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Jun 2, 2017
Planning how you will evaluate your fatherhood program is arguably just as important as all of the other steps we've discussed... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Program Resources, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, Tips & Tricks

‘Inside Out Dad’ Teaches Incarcerated Dads to be Better Fathers

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   May 8, 2017
WASHINGTON COUNTY — Every Tuesday inside Purgatory Correctional Facility a special class titled “InsideOut Dad®” takes place.... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Program Resources, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, Success Stories

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