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How Dads Can Connect with Their “Step” Children

Developing a new family structure as a stepdad can be challenging. You may want to jump in right away and establish your role, or you may be hesitant to get involved at all. There can be tension between you and your new partner about how to do things.

How Dads Can Help Their Kids Build Good Character

Everyone admires and respects people with character and it’s not because they have talent, skill, good looks, fame or popularity. It’s because they have an extra special something that we all think is really important. We call that character.

People with character have two basic qualities. They usually do the right thing and, in most situations, they do what needs to be done

How Dads Can Inspire Kids to Live A Healthy Lifestyle

This week’s Facts For Fathers, Good Choices Healthy Life is a great starting point to take action towards helping kids have a healthy and successful life.

Fathers can help their children have a healthy lifestyle by modelling and teaching their children to look after their body through eating well and exercise.

Six Must Knows For New Dads About What Changes In Your Relationship

Many men say they didn’t see the problems in their relationship until it was too late. These guys wish they had done maintenance work beforehand so they never reached the point where the relationship was beyond repair.

Adventures in Creative Thinking

Adventures in Creative Thinking

How many times have you caught yourself saying that there could be no other solution to a problem — and that that problem leads to a dead end? How many times have you felt stumped knowing that the problem laying before you is one you cannot solve. No leads. No options. No solutions.

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Top 7 Tips For Stress-Free Family Vacations

Top 7 Tips For Stress-Free Family Vacations

Although family vacations can be a little frustrating at times, they’re the source of many comical and pleasant memories. Whether you plan to go to the beach, the mountains, or even the big city, you can take a memorable family vacation that’s low-stress and fun for everyone.

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8 Simple Exercise Routines to Fit into Your Busy Life

8 Simple Exercise Routines to Fit into Your Busy Life

Are you thinking that you don’t have time to fit exercise into your busy lifestyle? Well, think again! Here are 8 simple routines that are easy to do and – best of all – they don’t take much time. Just spend 10 minutes or less on these easy activities and a new, healthier lifestyle will be yours!

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Our Top 5 Resources

Our Top 5 Resources

One of the main ways Dad Central supports dads and organizations is the creation of resources. Every year, thousands of materials are distributed through organizations that serve families. This is a summary of our top 5 resources that help dads.

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What Dads Need to Know To Help Children Develop Emotional Wellness

Did you know that men experience emotions equally, if not more intensely than women do? Men tend to hide their emotions or withdraw, whereas women are more likely to express their feelings directly and seek the support of friends and family. What matters most as a dad, is that you work on your emotional wellness and take important steps to help your children develop emotional wellness.

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How Dads Can Connect With Their Babies and Help Them Develop Healthy Brains

Are you a soon-to- be dad or a dad with a young baby? Are you a mom with a baby on the way, young child, or family support worker who wants to support dads? If so, then you may enjoy this week’s Facts for Fathers, Daddy, I Need You. It’s about the importance of dad’s care and interaction to supporting child brain development and how dads can build strong bonds with their young children.

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