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Upcoming Webinar 

On Tuesday, February 6 at 12 p.m. EST, the FRPN will host our tenth learning community webinar: Inside the Black Box, Part 2: Fathers' Attendance in Fatherhood Programs. This webinar focuses on participant attendance in fatherhood programs. Practitioners will discuss rates of attendance, factors that affect it and methods of increasing it. 


Year Three Funding 

FRPN grantees are studying innovative programs, interventions and research reviews related to coparenting, employment and economic security and/or father engagement and effective parenting for low-income fathers.


Our Focus

Responsible fatherhood: Programs or interventions to increase positive father engagement with children.

Economic security: Programs or interventions to increase fathers' ability to support themselves and their children and families economically.

Coparenting/healthy relationships: Programs or interventions to increase parenting time and support stable and positive coparental relationships and healthy relationships.



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The ninth FRPN webinar presents new approaches to engaging low-income fathers to improve their parenting skills and/or relationships with their children.