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Families toolkit

Some great resources for families.


Why dads matter in the early years

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Research shows that fathers who undertake a significant amount of hands-on caring, bond more quickly with their babies and are likely to enjoy fatherhood more. Fathers’ positive involvement is key to many aspects of children’s educational, social and emotional development.

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Why dads matter to school age children

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Fathers’ positive involvement in their children’s education has all sorts of potential benefits.

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Why dads matter whoever they are

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Families come in all shapes and sizes, and research shows that dads of many different ‘types’ can have a huge impact on their children’s lives.

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