This week for the These Dads Are Doing It Right series I wanted to share with you a few dads groups that are helping fathers and families. These organizations look to be there for dads with news, tips and advice. If there are any other dads that you think we should check out leave their name and info in the comment section below.
Dad Central – Helping Fathers & Families
Dad Central is a trusted name for fatherhood in Canada. For over 20 years, they have supported and engaged dads. In addition they have worked with dads, written for dads, and are dads themselves. They have the most recent research and insights that validate the importance of dads. Therefore they feel that they have developed the most successful fatherhood programs and resources. They are validated by feedback directly from dads.
Natural Resources Dads Group
The Natural Resources Dads Group is a support group open to dads to be, working dads and stay at home dads. Therefore any dads to infants, and dads to older children, teenagers, and adults you should check them out. It invites dads to share their questions, challenges, and expectations of becoming or being a father. The group shares resources and encourages dads to learn from each other. You can explore what it is to be a dad and how you can become a better dad. In addition there are support group whose topics include parenting strategies, navigating changing identities and self-care. You will also learn about partner support, and balancing work and life and anything else concerning what it is to be a father in the modern-day.
Dads Adventure is dads group who help dads parent with pride, respect, and confidence. In addition, they assist dads with capability, and when required, courage. They look to inspire each other and help the new guys when they need it the most. The hope is that in turn, they help the next guy. They believe fatherhood is men’s opportunity to show what we are made of. Their objective is to reach and support all new dads to make the world better for all our children.
Fathers And Kids Camping
Fathers And Kids Camping was established in 2010. They specialize in bringing fathers and their children closer together through life-lasting adventures and challenges. Over the past nine years, they have designed and implemented events which involve primarily camping weekends in various locations. In addition, they have also organized technical workshops like First Aid, falconry, surfing and off-road driving. Their events are member-driven, non-profit and geared towards encouraging children to experience the outdoors. They also look to push boundaries, build friendships and cultivate a closer bond with their fathers.