The State of Dad’s Mental Health

The State of Dad’s Mental Health Historically, when we hear the term “Post-Natal Depression”, our children’s mothers will come to mind. On the contrary, “Postnatal depression is a type of depression that many parents experience after having a baby. It’s a common problem, affecting more than 1 in every 10 women within a year ofContinue reading “The State of Dad’s Mental Health”

The Delicacies of The Blended Family

The Delicacies of the Blended Family Our feature article this week will focus on the Blended Family. A Blended Family, according to dictionary.com is “a family composed of a couple and their children from previous marriages” (Dictionary.com, 2019). In situations like this, the father is no longer with the mother and the children are forced toContinue reading “The Delicacies of The Blended Family”

Incarceration Impacts Multiple Generations: Families Affected By Prison

Today, urban communities across the nation continue to deal with the epidemic of children of color raised in fatherless homes. Many factors contribute to single-parent households but one factor, in particular, has had a damaging effect on families of color, Mass Incarceration, and parenting from prison! The focus of this article will explain why andContinue reading “Incarceration Impacts Multiple Generations: Families Affected By Prison”

Listen The AVOF Father 2 Father Conference Calls via YouTube

The topics discussed during this call by the fathers were: Note: 2 mothers joined our conference call What was you father like? (how did the relationship you have with your father, influence how you view parenthood) Investing in your children’s future (life insurance, banking/investments, college plan and more) Time vs Money (Whats more important toContinue reading “Listen The AVOF Father 2 Father Conference Calls via YouTube”

4 Reasons and Other Factors Why Dads Are Important (Too)!!!!!

Moms are nurtures and create the foundation, with love and care. They are also the backbone of the family. However, DADS are important too, and here is a few fun facts 1 – New fathers involvement and caring for their child in the first days of child’s life can have a positive long-term benefits 2 – HigherContinue reading “4 Reasons and Other Factors Why Dads Are Important (Too)!!!!!”