Research shows that more effective fathering means a generation of kids with happier, healthier futures.

We’re working to inspire and equip dads and father figures to be the best parents they can be, for the benefit of kids.

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Find out if there is a Dads Group associated with your child’s school

What is a Dads Group?

The Fathering Project assists dads to organise fun activities at schools across Australia, providing a safe and inclusive environment where father-figures can engage with their kids and learn, share and connect with each other.

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Join a Dads Group

The Fathering Project assist dads to organise fun activities at schools across Australia; providing safe, inclusive and positive environments where father-figures can engage with their kids and learn, share, grow and connect with each other.

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Fathering Tips and Advice

Become a member and receive weekly fathering inspiration and tips to your email inbox.

Members can also login and connect with Dads Groups online.

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Fathering eBooks

Packed with tips and advice, our Fathering eBooks are a winning gift for dad – but kids will be the real winners.

All proceeds go to The Fathering Project and continue to support Fathers and Father figures to be more effective and engaged with their kids.

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Every donation helps us improve outcomes for kids by building communities of men - inspiring and equipping them to be positively engaged fathers and father-figures.

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About The Fathering Project:

For the kids.

Effective fathering means a generation of kids with happier, healthier futures.

The Fathering Project is here to help dads be more effective - so their kids enjoy positive, attentive fathering now, and healthy, happy lives as adults.

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Activities:

Bringing your child on a work trip

Take your child along on a work trip and create some special memories for you both.

“Having a dad that inspired me to work and live to my potential; to make choices so that you get up in the morning and enjoy what you do is a gift that is constantly with me.”

Prof Fiona Wood AM, a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon in the area of burns and scar management

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