Fatherhood Initiative of Connecticut
Welcome
The John S. Martinez Fatherhood Initiative of Connecticut is currently in its fifteenth 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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Latest News
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Dads Matter Too Conference
  At Central Connecticut State University’s Constitution Room Hosted by Central Connecticut State University, Department of Social Services And the Department of Children and Families - Region 5 Fatherhood Engagement Leadership Team

Tuesday, July 21, 2015
17th Annual New England Fathering Conference
  Journey to Excellence: Strengthening a Father’s Legacy

Friday, June 12, 2015
2015 edition of the Fatherhood Initiative of Connecticut Family Services Directory Now Available
  We are pleased to provide you with the 2015 edition of the Fatherhood Initiative of Connecticut Family Services Directory. This important resource lists many fatherhood providers, support groups, web-based sites and other resources at the state and local levels that support fatherhood-related issues.

Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Promoting Responsible Fatherhood (PRF) Public Service Announcements
  Follow this link to view two thought provoking Promoting Responsible Fatherhood (PRF) Public Service Announcement videos “Be A Driving Force” and “Who’s Got the Wheel”.

Thursday, December 18, 2014
DSS Certification for Fatherhood Programs
  On Tuesday, December 9, 2014, the Department of Social Services (DSS) held an informational session on the process for becoming a DSS certified Fatherhood Program at the United Way of Greater New Haven. The session offered general information to those programs interested in the opportunity to strengthen their program’s ability to provide quality services to fathers and their families, as well as an opportunity for interested programs to interact with current DSS certified fatherhood programs and participate in a Question and Answer session.