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Fatherhood Program Objective

Head Start/Early Head Start Fatherhood Program is designed with a comprehensive approach to enhance the Father/Male Figure’s participation in the lives of their families.

The focus of the Fatherhood Program is to empower the male figure to become a positive role model for his family and the community while providing a social support network.

Program Goals:

  • Develop a peer based support system in which members feel comfortable sharing their feelings, experiences, and challenges towards fatherhoodEngage fathers/male figures in regular meetings and events that will facilitate personal growth
  • Enhance the ability and skill of the father/male figure to parent and nurture his children and family
  • Increase positive interactions with family and community
  • Promote participation in Head Start activities and volunteerism
  • Foster a greater sense of self esteem, pride, and responsibility
  • Impact the community at large through increased outreach to other male figures outside the Head Start community

Upcoming Fatherhood Activities