Press Release

Teaming Up for Dads in Recovery

The Fatherhood Project at MGH has teamed up with Billy Cabrera of The Resource & Reclamation Center to offer an innovative program to fathers in substance use recovery in the greater Lowell area. Dads in Recovery provides fathers recovering from addiction a chance to reconnect with their children and parent effectively, leading to a powerful reason to remain sober.

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Save the Date

Celebrate with The Fatherhood Project

Join The Fatherhood Project on June 16th for free food and drinks, live music, and a celebration of fathers’ impact on all our lives. The evening will feature our guest speaker, Andre Dubus III, author of Townie, The Garden of Last Days, and House of Sand and Fog.

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TFP Blog

Fathers: We Must Learn From Our Children

By paying careful attention to who our kids are, we can help them realize their dreams. Most of us develop a relationship with our children beginning before they are even born. We talk to them, we imagine being involved in their lives, and we think about what they’ll be like – usually in ways that reflect …

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The Fatherhood Project

The Fatherhood Project is a non-profit fatherhood program in the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), Boston, MA. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of children and families by empowering fathers to be knowledgeable, active, and emotionally engaged with their children.

The Fatherhood Project provided a great service to the young men at our school that are fathering. Our young dads were able to recognize how important they are in their children's lives and to think about what kind of dad they want to be. TFP’s program is a great resource for our students.

Lauren Bard

Communities in Schools Site Coordinator at Boston English High School