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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.

Practice » For employers
16 March 2009
The ‘Dads’ Guide To…’ cards are A6 sized cards printed on both sides with important messages for dads and male carers about their child’s development and how they can get more involved in their child’s life and learning. 
Practice » For employers
13 March 2009
Working with Men in Health and Social Care by B. Featherstone, J. Scourfield and M. Rivett Working with Men in Health and Social Care is a fantastic book which we cannot recommend too highly. 
External research » For employers
22 December 2008
After many months of work, the Cabinet Office has published (18 December 2008) a terrific, detailed statistical picture of family life in Britain today.  
FI research » For employers
23 August 2008
The Fatherhood Institute’s extensive review of international evidence about the costs and benefits of active fatherhood can help inform the development of policy and practice. 
Practice » For employers
7 August 2008
Nearly half of parents (46%) contacting YoungMinds Parents Information Service for advice are worried about their 12-16 year olds. 
External research » For employers
7 August 2008
The 2008 edition of the International Review of Parental Leave Policies and Research, produced by the International Network on Leave Policies and published for the Network by the Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (DBERR), is now available online. 
Practice » For employers
13 June 2008
The specialist Dad Cards for Black and Minority Ethnic Fathers are small, credit card-sized, fold-out cards which provide detailed information for expectant fathers from particular ethnic and cultural backgrounds. 
Practice » For employers
13 June 2008
The Early Years Dad Card is a credit card-sized folding card which opens out, concertina-fashion, and contains key information for fathers who access your service. 
Practice » For employers
13 June 2008
Maternity Dad Cards are small, credit card-sized cards which fold out, concertina-fashion to provide key information for expectant fathers.