All posts by Fathers Incorporated

Fathers Incorporated (FI) is a national, non-profit organization working to build stronger families and communities through the promotion of Responsible Fatherhood. Established in 2004, FI has a unique seat at the national table, working with leaders in the White House, Congress, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Family Law, and the Responsible Fatherhood Movement. FI works collaboratively with organizations around the country to identify and advocate for social and legislative changes that lead to healthy father involvement with children, regardless of the father’s marital or economic status, or geographic location. From employment and incarceration issues, to child support and domestic violence, FI addresses long-standing problems to achieve long-term results for children, their families, the communities, and nation in which they live.

Don’t Let the Holiday Season Make You Bleed Green

With children off school for their Christmas and New Year’s Eve break, the financial drain of the holidays isn’t limited to the gifts that are opened on Christmas morning.

Fatherhood and Depression In Children Can be Linked

Adolescents whose fathers have depressive symptoms are more likely to experience symptoms of depression themselves, finds a new study.

Atlanta Fatherhood Institute (AFI) to Launch Partnership with the University For Parents

The University For Parents is an ideal platform for AFI to deliver its evidence-informed and model-based curricula on responsible fatherhood.

Are Dads Hitting these Educational Checkboxes for their Children?

Fathers are becoming more and more active with the daily life of their children since mothers are just as busy with their careers.

Fathers At Forefront, Taking Leading Roles in Child Rearing

by Nisa Muhammad for The Final Call “These new statistics legitimize the narrative I’ve been talking about even blogging about. Black men have been in the lives […]

Why Dads Should Invest In Their Child’s Future At An Early Age

Fathers are keenly aware of how our time and attention shape our children. The effect a doting father has on their children stretches far more than just the emotional.

Combining Reading and Writing for Your Child

By Ryan Crawley for Dadspadblog.com – Many people mistakenly believe literacy only refers to reading. However, that is a misnomer. Literacy is much more than that. Literacy […]

Dads: Can You Still Get A Good Job Without A BA Degree?

30 Million Workers Without a Bachelor’s Degree Have Good Jobs Says New Georgetown University Research The jobs are shifting from blue collar to skilled-services industries (Washington, D.C., […]

More Children Live With Just Their Fathers Than a Decade Ago

Over One-Quarter of Children Under Age 18 Live With One Parent NOV. 16, 2017 — The percentage of children living with one parent who live with just their […]

6 Websites to Develop Literacy Skills for Young Children

Children love to hear classic fairytales over and over again. Even as an adult, it is something that we really don’t outgrow.

African Americans live shorter lives due to heart disease and stroke

American Heart Association Scientific Statement October 23, 2017 Categories: Heart News, Stroke News, Scientific Statements/Guidelines Statement Highlights: African Americans carry a higher burden of cardiovascular diseases compared with white Americans. Risk […]