* Many of the websites and organizations below provide helpful information and resources for fathers and families, but this listing should not be considered an endorsement by the National Center for Fathering of everything you might find on these sites. Apologies for any links that may be bad or out of date.


All Pro Dad
Better Dads
Dad Labs
Dad Man
D.A.D.S. – Divine Alternative for Dads Services
Dynamic Dads
Evolution of Dad
Family Man
Father Life
Fatherhood Educational Institute
Fatherhood on
The Fatherless Generation Foundation (FGF)
The Goodfathers Only
Great Dads
National Family Preservation Network (NFPN)
National Fatherhood Initiative (NFI)
National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse (NRFC)

Groups in Specific Locations

California – Sacramento Community Family Resources
Delaware Fatherhood & Family Coalition
Illinois Council on Responsible Fatherhood
Illinois Fatherhood Initiative
Iowa Fatherhood
Michigan – A Father’s Walk – Single Dads Ministry
Missouri / St. Louis – Fathers’ Support Center
Tennessee – First Things First
Texas – Faithful Fathering Initiative
Washington – D.A.D.S. (Seattle)
Wisconsin Fathers for Children and Families

International Fathering Sites

Centre for Fathering (Singapore)
Father A Nation -FAN (South Africa)
The Father’s Cry
Fatherhood Adventures (Australia)
Fatherhood Foundation (Australia) – Fatherhood Center (Poland)


Better Dads – Rick Johnson
Domestic Overseer
Me and Fatherhood
Project Family – Dale Sadler

Faith-Based Resources

Abba Father – Gordon Dalbey
Christian Fatherhood
Christian Teens – Parenting
Family Man Ministries
Family Time Training
The Father’s Cry
Finding Father’s Love
Focus on the Family
His Servants
INCM Children’s Pastors’ Conference
Promise Keepers
Ransomed Heart Ministries

New and Expectant Fathers

Boot Camp for New Dads
Fathers’ Forum Online

Raising Teenagers

Accent On Success® – Teaching Moments
Abundant Life Academy (troubled teens)
Boot Camp for Teens
National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy
Teen Depression
Teen Suicide
Troubled Teen Options

Men’s Issues

Inner Compass
Mariposa Men’s Wellness Institute (St. Louis)
Voices of Men

Media, Internet & Youth Culture

Center for Parent-Youth Understanding
Common Sense Media
Parents Television Council
Plugged In Online
Safe Families – Keeping Children Safe Online


Life to Her Years
Dr. Michelle Watson
Princess Keepers


Boys and Dads
Boy Child Initiative
The Boys Initiative

Boys Read
Boys Without Fathers


GrandKids Matter – National Association for Grandparenting

Father-Child Trips & Events

Father Daughter Valentine Dance
Fatherhood Adventures (Australia)


Career Journal columns by Sue Shellenbarger
Chief Executive Dad’s Club
Families and Work Institute


Dad’s Playbook: Coaching Kids to Read (PDF)
Dept. of Education’s “Helping Your Child” Series
Family Education
Growing Field
History Channel
One Potato Parent Involvement Matters
Tutor Index
Tutor Match

Stepfathers and Families

Smart Stepfamilies

At-Home / Full-Time Dads
At-Home Dads Convention

Single Dads

Divorce Care – Fathers Fighting for Their Children’s Hearts
KidsFirst! Kid-Friendly Parenting Plans
Salvatore’s Single Fathers’ Kitchen
Single Fathers’ Lighthouse

Long-Distance (& Military) Dads

Dads at a Distance
SeparatedDads (UK)

Fathers’ Rights

Avvo Advisor – Talk to a Local Lawyer Today for $39
Avvo – Child Custody Info / Learn about Fathers Rights
Children’s Rights Council
Daddy Got Custody
Dads Divorce
DNA Diagnostics Center
Farzad Family Law (California)
Glenn Sacks – columnist & radio commentator
National Fathers’ Resource Center (NFRC)
Sean Smallwood – blog on child custody issues
Second Class Citizen
Separated Parenting Access and Resource Center
Universal Genetics

Divorce (Impact on Children)

Divorce and Child Custody: It’s About the Child

You and Your Dad

Parenting – General

ABC’s of Parenting
Child Development Institute
Connect with Kids
Creative Parents
DR. PAUL’s Child Health and Wellness Info Site
Family First
Foundation of Family Values
It’s a Habit! Financial Literacy for Kids Parenting
Kids in the House
Love and Logic Institute
Parenting With Dignity
Sleepopolis: Guide to Kids’ Mental Health & Sleep
Zero To Three

Special-Needs Children

Act for Autism
Autism 4 Dads
Family Voices
Fathers Network
LD OnLine
National Center for Learning Disabilities
PACER Center (Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights)
Through the Looking Glass (disability community)
Transition Coalition

Safety / Prevention

Bully Free
The Character Network
Child Proof Advice
Growing Up Drug Free: A Parent’s Guide to Prevention
Kid Safety
Learn Psychology: Suicide Awareness & Prevention
National Association for Shoplifting Prevention
National Safe Kids Campaign
Parents. The Anti-Drug

Twins / Multiples

Multiple Births & Bereavement Support
Twins Magazine

Adoptive Families
Adoption Network
Hopscotch Adoptions, Inc.
National Adoption Center
North American Council on Adoptable Children


Christian Association of Youth Mentoring
Fatherless Kids Fishing
Fathers in the Field
Majesty Outdoors
MENTOR/National Mentoring Partnership

Other Specific Situations

A to Z Home’s Cool Homeschooling – Dad’s page
Fatherhood Educational Institute
Native American Fatherhood & Families Association

Family Activities & Fun Sites

Family TLC
Fun Attic
Golden Books


Affair Recovery Center
First Things First – Chattanooga
The Great Marriage Experience – Dr. Gary & Barb Rosberg
Growthtrac: Build a Better Marriage
Love & Respect
Marriage Alive – David & Claudia Arp
Marriage Helper
Marriage Savers
National Marriage Week
Prepare-Enrich by Life Innovations, Inc.


Hearts at Home
MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers, Intl.)

Child Advocacy

America’s Promise – The Alliance for Youth
Bruderhof Saving Childhood Forum
Kids Count Data Book
The Leadership Council on Child Abuse & Interpersonal Violence

Other Help Services


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