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The latest news about research, policy and practice relating to work with young fathers, including resources to support work with young dads by professionals and practitioners across a range of disciplines.

External research » Young fathers
22 July 2013
Talking about work with young fathers work can appear abstract unless we shed light on exactly what it involves.   
External research » Young fathers
22 July 2013
This article summarises the information about young fathers in the three evaluation reports that have been produced by BirkbeckCollege, University of London about the formative evaluation of the first 10 FNP test sites (see references below). 
External research » Young fathers
26 September 2011
TEENAGE DADS IN THE NORTH OF ENGLAND: A LONGITUDINAL, QUALITATIVE STUDY As part of the Young Lives and Times project within Timescapes (University of Leeds http://www.timescapes.leeds.ac.uk/) the Following Fathers study is intensively tracking a group of twelve teenage fathers over time. 
Practice » Young fathers
15 December 2010
When the St Michael’s Fellowship began to focus on services aimed at fathers, its approach was initially ‘tokenistic’, admits project coordinator Matt Hay. 
Practice » Young fathers
2 July 2010
Making sure your agency registers key information about all dads as a matter of course is a MUST. In fact for all agency staff to ROUTINELY gather such details is the single most important step to engaging with substantial numbers of young fathers. 
FI research » Young fathers
10 March 2010
The picture for UK fathers of Black Caribbean heritage is complex since as many of their children are now conceived with partners from outside Black Caribbean communities than are conceived within them.