➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
US: Report Looks for Ways to Better Engage Young Fathers in the Child Welfare System
Chronicle of Social Change – March 17, 2017
In the effort to emphasize the importance of paternal parenting, young fathers and those who are involved with the child welfare system have often been neglected, according to the Center for the Study of Social Policy (CSSP). In a new report, the needs and barriers facing young fathers are identified, especially those who are transitioning to adulthood after time spent in the foster-care system.
Report: Changing Systems & Practices to Improve the Lives of Young Fathers, Their Children and Their Families: http://www.cssp.org/pages/changing-systems-practice-to-improve-outcomes-for-young-fathers
Information Gateway Resource: The Importance of Fathers in the Healthy Development of Children: https://www.childwelfare.gov/pubPDFs/fatherhood.pdf