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Articles about fathers in employment and at work, such as parental leave and other workplace issues, plus training and services for employers, including Fathers@ – a new intranet-based info service.

Training » For employers
4 November 2010
Staying Connected addresses worries about men’s relationships with their children, which are leading causes of stress, anxiety, depression – and physical illness.  
Training » For employers
4 November 2010
When BT began to look into the issues that affect the separated fathers it employs, it found that there was little support on offer. 
Training » For employers
4 November 2010
Staying Connected is a unique half-day workplace seminar designed to help men navigate the separation journey. Developed in Australia and brought to the UK by the Fatherhood Institute, the course has been shown to help reduce stress among separated dads in the workforce. 
Policy » For employers
17 September 2010
The UK needs to design a parenting leave system that supports parental choice, while encouraging greater sharing of domestic and childcare responsibilities. 
Practice » For employers
26 February 2010
This is one of a series of guide to help agencies develop father-inclusive services, produced by the Department for Children, Schools and Families’ Parenting Implementation Project (PIP), which ran from early 2008 until June 2009. 
Practice » For employers
26 February 2010
This is one of a series of guides to help agencies develop father-inclusive services, produced by the Department for Children, Schools and Families’ Parenting Implementation Project (PIP), which ran from early 2008 until June 2009. 
External research » For employers
11 January 2010
On 3 April, 2009, the Economic and Social Research Council funded a conference at the University of Cambridge: “Gender and Parenting Culture: Intensive Fatherhood?” At the link below, you can read a detailed report of the day, with the links to the left of the page taking you to recordings/presentations. 
Training » For employers
6 November 2009
The Fatherhood Institute worked with 13 Children’s Centres across one London Borough in 2008-09 to help develop their services to become more father-inclusive. 
Training » For employers
6 November 2009
Commissioning a Fatherhood Institute audit of your services’ capacity to engage fathers can be an excellent starting point on the road towards embedding father-inclusiveness across your organisation.