In This Report, You’ll Learn

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    The role that fathers play in a child’s well being.

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    How states can support fathers.

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    The active efforts to help fathers.

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    Personal stories from fathers.

Key Takeaway

Officials: It’s time to invest in fathers and this guide tells how

The six-step strategy for supporting fathers is: 1) teach men to be good parents; 2) help fathers improve relationships with their children’s mothers; 3) remove barriers to work for low-income fathers; 4) use federal funds for fathers’ programs; 5) make the child support system work for families; and 6) campaign to reinforce the message that fathers matter.

Findings & Stats

Statements & Quotations