Tag Archives: fathers

How involved fathers improve kids’ well-being

An abundance of research shows the many ways children benefit from involved fathers, especially during their earliest developmental years.  Read More

June 10, 2021  |  Posted in Research

How Fathers’ Engagement Contributes to Their Children’s Development

Findings from the rapidly growing science of brain development in early childhood show the positive, lifelong impact fathers can have by being engaged early in their children’s lives. Here are 10 facts about father engagement. Read More

June 13, 2018  |  Posted in Research

The Daddy Factor

Fathers play a unique, powerful role in their children's physical, social-emotional and cognitive development.  Read More

June 15, 2017  |  Posted in General

Child Trends: Five Ways Fathers Matter

Father’s Day is a time to pause and think about the many ways that dads make a difference in their children’s lives.  Read More

June 16, 2016  |  Posted in Research

10 Ways Children Benefit from Involved Fathers

Did you know that numerous studies point specifically to the long-term benefits children receive when their fathers are actively engaged in their care? Research shows that involved fathers relate to their children in ways that produce specific developmental benefits. Read More

June 18, 2015  |  Posted in General Research