ERIC Number: ED437184
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Illinois Fathers' Resource Guide. Second Edition.
The Illinois Fatherhood Initiative is a statewide non-profit organization whose mission is to connect children and fathers by promoting responsible fathering and helping equip men to become better fathers and father figures. This brochure was produced by the Illinois Fatherhood Initiative to help give fathers and communities the necessary tools to develop parenting skills. Sections of the brochure, which provide bulleted information, are: (1) "What Is Responsible Fatherhood?" (2) "Awareness of Your Child"; (3) "Ideas on Discipline"; (4) "Eight Steps for Better Listening"; (5) "Father to Son"; (6) "Father to Daughter"; (7) "Creative Activities To Do with Your Children"; (8) "Rights of Fatherhood"; (9) "Co-Parenting Tips for Non-Married Parents"; (10) "Father-Friendly Communities"; (11) "Ideas for Fatherhood Programs"; (12) "Fatherhood Programs"; (13) "Agency Resources"; and (14) "Recommended Readings on Fatherhood." (Contains 14 resources.) (EV)
Descriptors: Child Rearing, Daughters, Discipline, Family Programs, Fathers, One Parent Family, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Education, Parent Materials, Parenting Skills, Sons
Illinois Fatherhood Initiative, P.O. Box 06260, Chicago, IL 60606. Tel: 800-996-3237 (Toll-Free); Web site:
; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Fatherhood Iniative, Chicago.