Fatherhood Involvement

Fatherhood Involvement

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    Kids On Dads | Fatherhood Involvement | Ad Council

    A Message to Fathers across America: Take Time to be a Dad Today
    On Father's Day, millions of kids across America will celebrate their fathers and the contributions they have made to their lives. To coincide with Father’s Day, the Ad Council, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse have launched a new series of public service advertisements (PSAs) that encourage dads to recognize the critical role they play in their children’s lives, and provide tools and information to help them get more involved with their kids.

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    Kung Fu Panda 3 | Fatherhood Involvement | Ad Council

    Eighty-six percent of dads spend more time with their children today than their own fathers did with them, but a majority of dads (7 out of 10) also reported that they could use tips on how to be a better parent, according to a national survey conducted by the Ad Council. Children with involved, loving fathers are significantly more likely to do well in school, have healthy self-esteem, exhibit empathy and pro-social behavior, and avoid high-risk behaviors such as drug use, truancy, and criminal activity compared to children who have uninvolved fathers.

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    How To Be a Major League Dad | Fatherhood Involvement | Ad Council

    Major Leaguers and MLB Network analysts Eric Byrnes, Mark DeRosa and Al Leiter show you how to be a Major League Dad. Take time to be a dad, visit: po.st/Fatherhoodgov or call 1-877-4-Dad-411.

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    Fatherhood Involvement - Tea Pot :30

    WWE Superstars are inspiring dads throughout the country to get more involved in their children's lives. WWE joined the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Administration for Children and Families' Office of Family Assistance, the National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse, and the Ad Council and created a new series of public service advertisements (PSAs) that encourage dads to recognize their critical role and give them the tools to help get more involved. To learn more visit https://www.fatherhood.gov/ and take time to be a Dad today.

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    Fatherhood Involvement - Kids On Dads :60

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7 in 10 dads reported that they could use tips on being a better parent

Overview

86 percent of dads spend more time with their children today than their own fathers did with them. However, a majority of dads (7 out of 10) also reported that they could use tips on how to be a better parent.

These PSAs are reaching out to all fathers to inspire and support men in their commitment to responsible fatherhood. The PSAs communicate to fathers that their presence is essential to their children's well-being. The tagline "Take time to be a dad today" is part of an ongoing effort to encourage dads to play an active role in their children's lives. The campaign also serves as a resource for fathers by providing the information they need to become more involved with their kids.

Audiences are directed to visit www.fatherhood.gov or call 1-877-4DAD411 for parenting tips, fatherhood programs, and other resources.

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