Dr. Milt Kotelchuck takes us through the arc of his work in the fatherhood field, starting with his groundbreaking research on children's attachment to their fathers in the 1970s, to his current innovative research on Fathers in Prenatal Care with The Fatherhood Project.Read More
In light of MLB player Adam LaRoche retiring from baseball in order to spend more time with his teenage son, guest blogger David Whelan contemplates the importance of fathers spending more time with their children, even if it means bringing them to work.Read More
Last week at the New England Fathering Conference, TFP Executive Director Ray Levy and Director of Programs John Badalament presented our work in advancing father engagement in healthcare settings to a focused and passionate crowd. The workshop shared a step-by-step approach to developing innovative fatherhood program in an urban, community-based health center using our work with fathers in …Read More Posts
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 by empowering fathers to be active, informed and emotionally engaged with their children and families.
The Fatherhood Project is developing the evidence-based program, Becoming a Dad, for fathers at the Vincent Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology in collaboration with Hiyam Nadel, the Head Nurse, and her staff.Learn More Now
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.
Communities in Schools Site Coordinator at Boston English High School