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How to Build Trust and Rapport with Dads

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Jun 6, 2017
I recently had the pleasure of interviewing Antione Harvis of Dad’s League, a fatherhood program in Opelika, Alabama. Dad’s... Read More

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

FRPN Free Webinar > Achieving High Response Rates and Dealing with Missing Data in Fatherhood Evaluations

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Jun 5, 2017
NFI President Christopher A. Brown sits on the Fatherhood Research & Practice Network (FRPN) advisory committee. FRPN has... Read More

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

The Quest for Fatherhood Program Funding

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   May 25, 2017
If you read my last blog in this series, you have some great ideas for creating a logic model or a father engagement plan for... Read More

Topics: Fundraising, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

200+ Ideas for Recruiting Dads into Fatherhood Programs

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   May 23, 2017
Crescent City WIC Services in Gretna, LA provides the USDA-funded Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants,... Read More

Topics: Tips & Tricks, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

Creating a Sustainable Fatherhood Program

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   May 18, 2017
Do you think of the word "sustainable" when you think "fatherhood program"? If not, please do. One of the most common things... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources, Tips & Tricks

We Can Help You Solve the Mystery of Marketing Your Fatherhood Program

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   May 17, 2017
Marketing. Maybe you love it, maybe you hate it. Maybe you just don't know how to do it. When it comes to promoting your... Read More

Topics: NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

How to Choose the Best Tools for Your Fatherhood Program

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   May 11, 2017
People sometimes ask how NFI came to be the nations's leading provider of programs and resources for dads. Well, it all stems... Read More

Topics: Tips & Tricks, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

4 Recommendations for Working with Ex-Prisoners

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   May 9, 2017
Working with dads reentering society from prison is one of the great challenges in serving dads.  That's why a recent brief... Read More

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

‘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, Success Stories, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

Creating the "Hook" for Your Fatherhood Program

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   May 4, 2017
There are many fatherhood programs with dedicated staff, curriculum, a facility, and community support – but lack... Read More

Topics: Tips & Tricks, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

Is Your Own Organization Getting in the Way?

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Apr 27, 2017
I hear time and again from community-based organizations or pregnancy centers that they want to serve dads, and in some cases,... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Research & Studies, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

What Dads Should Know about Liability

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Apr 25, 2017
What should dads know about responsible fatherhood and liability in regard to being a parent? A lot, as it turns out. As the... Read More

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

Making the Case for a Fatherhood Program

Posted by Melissa Steward   |   Apr 20, 2017
Planning for, and starting a fatherhood program can seem daunting. Perhaps overwhelming. But we're here to help. Over the next... Read More

Topics: General Fatherhood Research & Studies, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

Powerful Jedi Mind Trick to Help Dads Deal with Tough Situations

Posted by Christopher A. Brown   |   Apr 18, 2017
Whether you work with dads one-on-one or in a group setting, you know that many of them face tough situations in trying to be... Read More

Topics: Tips & Tricks, NFI-Specific Programs & Resources

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