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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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  • 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? 
  • Young Men Into Childcare April 7, 2015
    Welcome to our Young Men Into Childcare page! The Fatherhood Institute is working with London-based partners in the early years and youth sectors to increase recruitment of young men into the childcare profession. 
  • Cross-party inquiry calls for better father-engagement in early years March 30, 2015
    A parliamentary inquiry into parenting and social mobility has called on the next government to do more to encourage the UK’s early years services to engage with men – and to fund a national reading campaign for dads and children. 
  • Spring into action with our massive publications sale March 24, 2015
    We are offering huge discounts on all our publications, in our massive Fatherhood Institute spring sale. Visit our online shop and buy before 31 March to bag the best bargains – or send us an email order to mail@fatherhoodinstitute.org. 
  • FI welcomes Labour’s plans to double paternity leave and pay February 9, 2015
    The Fatherhood Institute has welcomed Labour’s plans to double statutory paternity leave from two to four weeks, and increase the rate at which it’s paid by £100 per week.