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.

What You Should Look For in a Preschool

A preschool can look great on paper and you can easily be fooled by seemingly overenthusiastic adults. But the one thing that can’t pull off a lie no matter what is a kid’s face.

Tips To Curb Your Overprotective Parental Tendencies

  Do you pride yourself on swooping in and saving your child whenever he gets in a sticky situation that you see is about to go south? […]

NATIONAL FATHERHOOD AGENCY ANNOUNCES REAL DADS READ EVALUATION with GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY

The evaluation will also examine how barbershops can be used as a local resource to increase parental access to high quality children’s literature.

Fatherhood Ad Campaign Reminds Dads that Playing Catch with Girls is an Important Moment

“Being the father of four children, I understand fully the importance of my presence in their lives,” said Kenneth Braswell, Director, National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse.

5 Ways Dads Can Participate in Breastfeeding

When it comes to breastfeeding, dads can end up as the odd man out. They don’t have the equipment a mom does, so they are often pushed […]

FATHERS INCORPORATED ORGANIZES MILLION FATHERS MARCH TO PROMOTE FATHERHOOD ENGAGEMENT AND LITERACY IN SCHOOLS

On Friday, September 28th; Fathers Incorporated will present the Million Fathers March in schools across the U.S.. The schools are encouraged to engage in activities that support the theme, “Real Dads Read (RDR).”

3 Baby Proofing Essentials New Dads and Grandpas Must Do

There are three types of men in this world – the ones who forget to replace the batteries in their smoke detectors, the ones who don’t even […]

Cut Back on the Risk of SIDS with These Sleep Safety Tips

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare – walking in to check on their sleeping baby only to find them not breathing and unresponsive. Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, or […]

Exploring Dads’ Paternity Leave Rights

Having a baby is a life-changing experience for everyone in a family. Maternity leave is commonplace, both for the recovery of the mom after childbirth and to […]