Report Looks for Ways to Better Engage Young Fathers in the Child Welfare System
When fathers are involved with their children, a strong base of research shows that there are considerable benefits to the health and well-being of children, mothers and even the fathers themselves.
Federal Funding Forecast: Youth Investments, Early 2015
The Chronicle has identified several 2015 federal funding opportunities for child and family services providers. Following is an overview of funding leads to keep an eye on from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Department is investing in healthy marriages, fatherhood initiatives, child abuse prevention and intervention, and sexual health education.
Classes Turning Incarcerated Juvenile Fathers Into Dads
Saturday afternoons are Jay’s favorite in the Sacramento County Juvenile Detention Center. On those days, the guards unlock the iron doors of his all-male residential unit. After walking through the door, he enters the visiting room, a septic, egg-shell colored area with cement walls and silver metal tables.