Strategies for Working with Young Fathers
One Day that can Change the Way You Work with Young Fathers
April 22, 2013
9:00 - 4:15
6650 Hurontario St
Mississauga, ON (map)
Taking it to the Dads
Strategies you can use immediately in your work with young dads. Take home messages, content, ideas that can be used immediately in your programs.
Programs that are working. Learn from people who are running young father programs that are making a difference.
Issues that are relevant. Get updated on the recent research and how it can be used to speak to young men in your community.
Hear from people doing the work with fathers. There is a lot of experience out there. Learn what is working from the ones doing the work.
8:30 - registration open
9:15 - welcome
9:30 - Keynote - Chapman Uko
Chapman first established the Ottawa Young Father’s program in 1996. He is very involved, continues to consult and co-facilitate groups for Brighter Futures organization. You can find Chapman on Mondays with the young dads at the drop-in and on Thursdays in “It’s My Child Too” a parenting group for dads. For more on Chapman Uko, click here.
10:15 - break
10:30 - Panel of Young Fathers
11:00 - Round table discussions
11:45 - lunch
12:45 - Workshop series #1
2:15 - break
2:30 - Workshop series #2
4:15 - conference over
Download the flyer here.
payment by PayPal or cheque required to hold your spot
cheques made out to:
600 The East Mall, 3rd Floor
Toronto, ON M9B 4B1
Attn: Judy Webb
For more info -
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 647-770-7141
sponsored by Dad Central Ontario and Horizon Consulting