Use technology to stay connected during the day

A soldier talking to his children and wife

It is now easier than ever to stay connected with your children even when you are at work.

  • Send your teenagers fun text messages
  • Email the children, especially if you are away
  • Bring your children into work – tell them about your job and how it helps other people

Tips:

As time flies by

Children grow up fast – make sure you create opportunities to spend time with them as much as you can.

Activities:

Low-cost ideas for dad dates

Dad dates don’t have to be about spending money – what’s important is spending time one-on-one with your child.