The Kensington Primary School Fathering Project Schools’ Group, The DUCKs, commenced on 28th May 2015.

We aim to provide opportunities for fathers & father figures to organise great activities for dads and their kids but also dads only events where fathers & father figures can socialise, network support, learn and share experiences with each other.

We have an organising committee with six members and is lead by David Mundy. The DUCKs have conducted the following successful events.

  1. Lawn Bowls afternoon Como Bowls Club – 40 dads, Play off for the Kensington Primary Fathering project Cup
  2. Dads and Kids bike ride around the river, followed by sausage sizzle 60 dads and kids in attendance
  3. Dads and Kids afternoon at the WAFL, watching the footy, having a run on the oval

For more information on how to join the group or future activities please contact David Mundy.

Tips:

Parent as a team

Successful parenting requires both a mother and a father or father-figure, and must be a shared responsibility.

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Benefits of being a dad

The benefits of having children far outweigh the costs.