5 Tips for Talking to Your Daughter About Sex

Talking with your daughter about sex may seem like mom’s job, but dad’s play an important role too in the conversation. For a full list of tips on addressing this important subject with your daughter read our Tools for the Journey article: 11 Tips for...

10 Tips for Talking to Your Son About Girls

  You remember being at that age dad, girls are definitely the hot topic. Make sure you’re the one having the important discussions on girls with your son. How do you do that? You have to be open, honest and ready to talk whether we’re laying out the facts...

11 Tips for Talking to Your Daughter About Sex

  Dad, talking with your daughter about sex might seem like a mom’s job. And there definitely are conversations that are best handled by mom. But you can play an important role too! Your daughter will benefit from your perspective also! Download NCF’s 11...

Dad, You Can Help Your Teen Make Wise Decisions About Sex

Just a few weeks ago, a new research review from the journal Pediatrics reaffirmed one area where father power shows up: their children’s decisions about sex. The study noted two factors in fathers that increase the chances that teens will put off sexual activity:...

Dating Dangers for Teens

A report by the US Department of Justice states that one in every three teen girls is a victim of physical, emotional or verbal abuse — not by a stranger but by a dating partner. That figure far exceeds rates of other types of youth violence. In addition to...

Ways to Protect Your Child's Innocence

Just last month, a statistic was released that should be a concern for fathers: For the first time since 1990, there was an increase in teen pregnancies in 2006 (by 3%). For many, that leads to discussions about what approach works best to prevent teen pregnancy. From...