Featured Partner:
Vincent Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MGH

The Fatherhood Project is developing the evidence-based program, Becoming a Dad, for fathers at the Vincent Department of Obstetrics and Gynocology in collaboration with Hiyam Nadel, the Head Nurse, and her staff. The purpose is to improve the quality of the father experience in order to empower new fathers to be confident, competent caretakers.
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Latest News:
TFP Nominee and Fatherhood Leader Haji Shearer Wins Prestigious Award at MGH!

Haji Shearer, Director of the Fatherhood Initiative at The Children’s Trust, is the 2014 recipient of the Frances J. Bonner, MD Award given out by the MGH Department of Psychiatry Center for Diversity.

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Featured Resource:
5 Practical Tips for Dads

This TFP Tip Sheet for Dads outlines practical and powerful ways fathers can build, strengthen and deepen their relationship with their kids. It’s one of TFP’s first articles featured on the MassGeneral Hospital Child & Adolescent Resource Materials Website (CARMA) and has been reviewed by an advisory board of primary care pediatricians and pediatricians.

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Who We Are

The Fatherhood Project is a program in the Department of Psychiatry at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), Boston, MA.non-profit fatherhood organization that develops and delivers innovative programs and tools for dads, trains health and education professionals to engage, understand and support fathers, and serves as a central hub for important research, current thinking, and innovative programming in the fatherhood field.