Fathers, Families and Healthy Communities: Promoting Fathers as Assets to their Children, Families and Communities

The overall goal of the FFHC Demonstration Project is to promote promising practices in the human service delivery field to improve the opportunities and outcomes for children of non-custodial fathers. FFHC believes by enhancing non-custodial fathers’ engagement with their families and leveraging the untapped assets of fathers, amazing things can happen to families and children. FFHC identifies the key barriers to improve engagement and designs a strategy that will leverage community assets resulting in better coordinated service delivery for African American non-­custodial fathers and their families.

To see more on this story about how FFHC fathers help one another please click the link: 

 

http://nationswell.com/being-better-fathers/

FFHC featured on abc7 news

If you would like to read more on what abc7 had to say about FFHC, here is the link http://abclocal.go.com/wls/story?id=9147809

FFHC Featured in the Chicago Tribune
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Dr. Kirk E. Harris, Senior Advisor, FFHC - Lectures on FFHC Innovative Community Asset-Based Responsible Fatherhood Model at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

http://fyi.uwex.edu/hdfsevents/

http://ics.webcast.uwex.edu/Mediasite6/Play/fb4905c3220d4ca48fc672eeaf6b92551d

 

 

Download the Paper Outlining FFHC's Innovative Community-Embeded Asset-Based Model of Responsible Fatherhood Practice - 

TRANSFORMING RESPONSIBLE FATHERHOOD PRACTICE AND POLICY:FFHC
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FFHC Director, Sequane Lawrence, wins Ebony Manifesting Work Opportunities Award

Sequane Lawrence, Director of Fathers, Families, Healthy Communities, has led the way in providing youth-centered human services, market driven workforce strategies, leadership development, entrepreneurship, economic development and multimedia programs for Latino and African-American. Lawrence won the award at the Innovation and Impact Forum for Black Male Achievement on October 3, 2012. 

 

Ebony Magazine Nominees - MANifesting Work Opportunities

 

Echoing Green and the Campaign for Black Male Achievement