From complex legal systems and financial demands to emotional family dynamics, fathers can face a lot of challenges and stress.
On top of that, many young and low-income fathers lack the life experience, education, confidence and resources to be successful parents, maintain their health, or get good jobs. The Center provides resources, programs and coaching to help fathers navigate family, legal and personal issues.
Establishing legal paternity helps fathers secure their rightful place in children’s lives and can be critical to protecting a child’s best interests, too.
Part of responsible fatherhood is spending regular quality time with your child. Here’s how to work through obstacles and create positive interactions.
Many fathers have never had positive role models to look up to or the chance to learn what good parenting looks like.