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Father support on TV3

July 13, 2010:

Dan Brown, a young father being supported by the Father & Child Trust, was interviewed on TV3 about the new “In Your Hands” DVD produced by Great Fathers.

Mauri Ora Father’s Circle

March 19, 2010:

Father’s Mauri Ora Circle Looking for support from other fathers? Looking to lend your support to other fathers? Just want somewhere where you can grow in confidence in your role as a father? Maybe you are looking for a male only environment where you can talk with other fathers? Then our Mauri Ora Father’s Circle […]

5 Ways to Do a Better Job

August 13, 2009:

5 Ways to Do a Better Job If you are working with ‘families’ but don’t see any fathers, you’re doing something wrong. Here’s how to fix it: 1. Enrol Both Parents in Your Service Always ask for names and contact details of both parents and preferably have both parents there for the enrolment visit. Enrolling […]

Plunket Trials New Course For Dads

September 29, 2008:

The Plunket Society is trialing a new parenting course for fathers called ‘Dads4Dads’, with an eye to rolling it out nationwide through Plunket. Project leader Claire Rumble says that in principle she prefers courses where both parents can participate jointly, but some of their solo fathers have indicated that having a specific course for dads […]

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  • Please help us raise money to roll out Fathers Reading Every Day June 22, 2015
    Thanks to the generosity of some core ‘involved fatherhood’ enthusiasts, we’re a quarter of the way to our £5,000 FRED crowdfunding target. 
  • Free initial legal advice for dads June 18, 2015
    Dads who need help agreeing post-separation arrangements, including child contact, can now access a free initial consultation with qualified solicitors, barristers and mediators. 
  • Give the gift of story time with dad this Father’s Day June 18, 2015
    Reading a bedtime story with dad – a magical, powerful ritual, which also brings huge benefits to children’s education and wellbeing: their language and literacy, their behaviour, their self-confidence, and their relationships with their dads. 
  • Check out our free resources for Fathers’ Story Week June 4, 2015
    Fathers’ Story Week is just around the corner….schools and early years settings around the country will be taking part in this annual celebration of fatherhood, from 15 – 21 June 2015. 
  • Dads in the 2015 manifestos: who’s saying what about fathers? April 20, 2015
      Double statutory paternity leave and pay it at a higher rate…introduce six weeks’ use-it-or-lose-it ‘daddy leave’…reform the Family Courts to introduce a presumption of 50-50 shared parenting…who’s promising what about fatherhood in their 2015 election manifestos?