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National Center for Fathering

Crush Your Son in Driveway Basketball

by Jay Payleitner – In just a few years, he will beat you. And that victory will be ever-so-sweet because it was earned.

Making Amends: How One Dad Did It Right

Dr. Michelle Watson Canfield answers dads who ask, “How do I make things right with my daughter? Because things between us aren’t so good.”

Bedtime Joys & Opportunities for Dads

Bedtime can be one of the best, most pure moments of fathering, or it can be a tense, emotional struggle. Whenever possible, dads, be there.

Imperfect Dads Doing Our Best

We all make mistakes. There are ways we need to improve. But we’re still heroes in our kids’ eyes.

Kids Say THIS Is the Best Way to Be a Better Dad

As is often the case, the most profound truths are pretty simple. Reading essays from kids about their dads, we noticed a common theme …


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Research on Fathering

Check out studies and statistics about fatherhood, including the troubling trend of fatherless children in America and some of the consequences that come with it.

Recent Blogs

See what Ken Canfield and others are writing and saying to today’s dads – providing tips, encouragement and maybe a challenge or two.

Fathering Library

See our wealth of articles on many different aspects of fathering, organized by your situation, your kids’ ages, and common fathering hot topics.

View the On-Demand Broadcast of Fathering Breakthrough Event


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