Resources

Bringing Fathers into the Circle of Family Centered Practice

Describes the important contributions of non-resident fathers to the well-being of children and describes best practices for engaging fathers and paternal relatives whose children are involved in the child welfare system. Participants will identify any biases they have about non-residential fathers and how these biases might affect their work with fathers.

Resources:

Iowa Fatherhood: http://www.dhs.state.ia.us/consumers/child_support/fatherhood/home.html

Fatherhood Initiative: http://www.americanhumane.org/children/programs/fatherhood-initiative/