Learn to listen to your children

Dads and father-figures often find listening hard. Practise focused listening and it will become easier over time.

  • Allow enough time to listen
  • Resist the urge to jump in and lecture to kids

Tips:

Talking about sexuality with boys and girls

Don’t avoid the topic of sexuality with your children – both girls and boys.

Tips:

Spend time together after school

Take advantage of flexible work arrangements where possible to be with your children after school.