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Event: Fathers for New Futures
Date and Time: on June 7th from 10am to 2pm
Location: Kennedy-King College.
Description: Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities is helping to lead a statewide consortium that includes fathers, Families and Healthy Communities, Children’s Home and Aid Society, Metropolitan Family Services and Family Focus. The consortium is called “Fathers for New Futures” and has been established to transform practice and policy statewide to more effectively support father engagement and involvement in the lives of their children and within their families and communities. Fathers for New Futures is working to build a platform that is focused on family strengthening and is inclusive of practitioners, policymakers, researchers and community members. Within the operational framework of this ecologically and community grounded platform will be the opportunity to test, perfect and promote promising practices and explore public policy particular to Illinois that facilitates the leveraging of fathers as assets to their children, families and communities.
To Register: http://childrenshomeandaid.org/fathers