Changing the Lives of Children, One Father at a Time!

Author: 2NOT1

Father’s Day Picnic

Title: Father’s Day Picnic
Location: 600 E Oak St, Louisville, KY 40203
Link out: Click here
Description: A day for fathers and families to spend quality time together. The day will include activities, food, and fun, and it’s all free.
Start Time: 02:00
Date: 2014-06-15
End Time: 06:00

For six years, rain or shine, the 2NOT1 Fatherhood & Families, Inc. has been an activity to get the fathers and families out for a quality day of time spent together. Make your plans now, to hang with 2NOT1 as we celebrate fatherhood.

News clip from year 5!

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Fatherhood Discussions

May 8, 2014

We are all aware that birth outcomes and early childhood development can be enhanced by the early and continuous involvement of fathers in the lives of their children. The FatherhoodDiscussions are intended to encourage participation by fathers in the lives of their children from conception and ongoing while providing dads with some health education to help them understand why their involvement is so important. Individual/personal issues such as health insurance, parenting skills, anger management, the importance of fathers supporting breastfeeding, visitation rights, relationship skills and more will be addressed as the Discussions progress.nnFatherhood Discussions are possible through the partnerships of Louisville Metro Health Department’s Healthy Start program, Louisville Metro Housing Authority, Plymouth Community and Renewal Center, and the University of Louisville. As of May 6, the final session of the 2nd of the second cohort was complete. These two sessions, the first in the Park Hill housing complex, and the second in the Beecher Terrace housing complex, serve as the pilot to determine the need of a program catering to the needs of new fathers. As a result of the success of the pilot the first cohort will start June 17th. n

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This year 2NOT1 is on track to hold our annual events geared to engage, educate, and empower fathers, to strengthen families. These events are the Father’s Day Picnic – June 15, 2014, the Fatherhood Conference – October 18-19, 2014, and the Mother’s Forum – November 22, 2014. Please save the date on your calendar, and look for the respective information detailing each event to come. If you haven’t joined our distribution list please do so, to stay up to date with 2NOT1!

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