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DADS care - Promoting Pre & Postnatal Care For Fathers In Your Network

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Commonwealth Stadium

Edmonton, AB T5H 4E2

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Understanding and engaging men on their journey as fathers.

This highly interactive and practical workshop will build your capacity to better understand and engage the men in your community. Based on research and practical experience, It's a Dad's Life looks at:

  • the experiences of dads today- who are they and what makes them tick?

  • how men parent and why it is good for kids

  • what men are looking for from services and programs

  • overview of a strengths-based approach to serving men

  • assessment of present practice

  • strategies for marketing to men, including Flyer do’s and don’ts, and the use of Social Media

  • specialized resources available and how to best use them

  • engaging moms about father involvement

  • women working with men - some tips, ideas, and things to watch out for

  • developing an action plan to determine next steps


Presenters:

Jeff McLean- Supervisor, Abby Dads Program, Abbotsford BC

Supervisor- CAPC/ CPNP Programming, Abbotsford, BC

BC Representative- Dad Central Canada


Reg Unrau- Father Support Worker, Abby Dads Program, Abbotsford, BC

Facilitator- Best For Babies, CPNP Program, Abbotsford, BC

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Edmonton, AB T5H 4E2

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