Fatherhood Initiative of Connecticut
The John S. Martinez Fatherhood Initiative of Connecticut is currently in its nineteenth year of operation. We are extremely encouraged by the many lives we have touched and the accomplishments we have made together.

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Friday, September 14, 2018
Boys and Men of Color (BMoC) Fishbowl Inter-generational Conversations
Topic: Optimizing Community, Familial, and Systems Supports for BMoC in CT to Address Trauma, Behavioral Health, & Emotional Well-Being

Friday, June 29, 2018
2017 Fill – A- Truck Toy Campaign
  The DSS Office of Child Support Services (OCSS), in collaboration with the Connecticut Fatherhood Initiative, launched its 2nd Annual “Fill –A – Truck” Toy Campaign on Friday, December 1, 2017. The campaign collected unwrapped toys, books, clothing and other gifts for families in need, to help brighten the holiday season for children.

Tuesday, June 05, 2018
DSS Signature Stories - Short: Fatherhood Initiative
  View a short video for an overview of Fatherhood Initiative programs and services.

Thursday, February 15, 2018
A single dad walked 11 miles to work every day -- until his co-workers found out
  Trenton Lewis' workers took up a collection to buy their determined colleague a car.