The Power of Dads

Dads against Child Abuse

Fathers are great Supporters

Fathers demonstrate stability and strength anda model of leadership.Children with involvedfathers tend to be emotionally secure, do better in schooland are less likely to get pregnant, drink and do drugs or get involved in criminal activity.

Statistics and Facts

Statistics & Facts

One study, preschool-age children whosefathers were responsible for 40 percentor more of the family.s child care taskshad higher scores on assessments of cognitivedevelopment, had more of a senseof mastery over their environments, andexhibited more empathy than those childrenwhose fathers were less involved.Boys whose fathers offeredpraise and compliments performed betteron tests of cognitive achievementthan boys whose fathers were cool and aloof.
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