ABOUT NEW PATHWAYS
New Pathways for Fathers and Families is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families. Grant Number 90FK0078. New Pathways for Fathers and Families engages fathers or father figures through the implementation of the evidence-based curriculum 24/7 Dad. Participants meet twice per week for six weeks. Sessions with fathers cover topics such as: what it means to be a man, showing and handling feelings, men's health, positive discipline, and co-parenting.
The New Pathways for Fathers and Families program also works to help participants obtain gainful employment through job search assistance and resume building. Participants may also obtain a trade certificate in HVAC, Forklift Operation, and Fiber Optics. Participants receive ongoing support during and after program completion.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE FOR THE PROGRAM?
HELPING THE COMMUNITY
New Pathways for Fathers and Families helps the communities it serves by:
Strengthening Positive Father-Child Engagement
Improving employment and economic mobility opportunities for fathers and father figures
Improving healthy relationships (including couple and co-parenting) and marriage
Fathers, father figures (uncles, the oldest male sibling in the home) and teen fathers with children 0-24 years old.
WHERE CAN I APPLY FOR THE PROGRAM?
CQI Specialist: Daniel Lugo (832)-966-1113
Program Manager: Rafael Henry (832)-966-1045
NEW PATHWAYS FOR FATHERS & FAMILIES