Project Fatherhood

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About This Program

Target Population: Fathers, significant others, and at-risk children

For children/adolescents ages: 6 – 17

For parents/caregivers of children ages: 6 – 17

Brief Description

Project Fatherhood has fathers meet in a group setting. There the fathers discuss day-to-day issues involved with parenting their children. The members of the group can only relate to each other in a positive supportive manner. A children’s group and a significant others’ group also meet and do activities at the same time as the fathers’ group.

Program Goals:

The goal of Project Fatherhood is:

  • Help fathers parent their children in a manner that helps them develop a trusting supportive relationship

Contact Information

Alan-Michael Graves, PhD
Agency/Affiliation: Children’s Institute, Inc.
Phone: (213) 260-7600
Fax: (213) 251-3673

Date Research Evidence Last Reviewed by CEBC: April 2015

Date Program Content Last Reviewed by Program Staff: March 2011

Date Program Originally Loaded onto CEBC: March 2011