Engaging Fathers in Prevention
April 21 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
SCAN (Stop Child Abuse and Neglect Council) and Arbor Circle are offering monthly training opportunities to increase knowledge and skills to strengthen families and prevent child maltreatment.
THE TRAINING LINK WILL BE SENT TWO DAYS AHEAD OF TIME IN THE REMINDER EMAIL (You will see it towards the bottom of the email).
Topic: Engaging Fathers in Prevention
Description: Involved fathers are a protective factor for children. Children who have involved fathers are more likely to perform better in school, are twice as likely to attend college, and are associated with more positive outcomes. Join this workshop to learn about the unique perspective and diverse experiences that fathers bring into the lives of their children and how to engage fathers using best practices from Dads on Deck. Dads on Deck is an initiative to engage fathers in Muskegon and Oceana counties.
Who should attend: human service professionals, early childhood educators, interested community members, anyone who works with youth.
Social Work and MCBAP CEUs available for $8. The training is free for those who do not need CEUs. The CEU fee is refundable if cancelled within two days of the event minus the eventbrite fee. Scholarships available for those who live and work in Ottawa county. Please email email@example.com to request a scholarship.