Favorite Fathers of the Mid-South is a fatherhood promotion to encourage responsible fatherhood in 5 categories. This is a charity awareness builder to support the current programs of the Hope Center @ Grace in partnership with the local chapters of the 5th District of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. The promotion has five category winners and one of those five will be the grand prize winner. The promotion will kickoff, December 21st until March 12th. The fathers will be awarded at the 2016 5th District Fatherhood Prayer Breakfast, during the 5th District Meeting April 30th, 2016 at 9am.
In Memphis,TN - 52% of kids are being raised by single mothers. One program at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital is hoping to improve that grim statistic by focusing on fathers. 24-year old Willie Jackson Jr. is opening up about his life to his mentor Oliver Williams.
The Importance of Being A Dad
Parenthood is something not all of us are born to do and even if it is your calling, it’s probably the toughest job in the world. Elder Oliver Williams from Le Bonheur Center for Children and Parents joined FOX13 to talk about the importance of dads.
Batterer Intervention Program
This is a Domestic Abuse Intervention Project; entitled “The Nonviolent Institute.” This training offers skills for males who batter and to work with them in a format that addresses their role as a co/parallel parent or mate.
Batterer Intervention Program: The Duluth Model, an educational curriculum developed as a guide for counselors to use in our court-mandated programs. This is a Domestic Abuse Intervention Project; entitled “The Nonviolent Institute.” This training offers skills for males who batter and to work with them in a format that addresses their role as a co/parallel parent or mate.
NPCL Partners for Fragile Families Fatherhood Development Curriculum. This is a peer support program with a wide range of interventions, reflecting the multiple domains of responsible fathering, the varied residential and marital circumstances of fathers, and the array of personal, relational, and ecological factors that influence men as fathers.
Because we are all individuals, and our problems are unique to us, no two are exactly the same. As a result we are all in need of differing levels of care and intervention. Based on years of experience, we have developed a variety of counseling options, tailored to meet the needs of those we care for. We offer a full spectrum of clinical, consultative, training and coaching services provided by our credentialed professionals.