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Event Name

Fathers Matter

Date and Time

Fri May 9, 2008 (This event is over)


Ottawa, ON

Event Description

A one-day conference providing tools and effective practices that can helpincrease your individual, program and organizational capacityto better support fathers and to be more "father inclusive".
9:30 am - 4:30 pm$25 registrationPre-registration is required
Facilitators: Tim Paquette has been working with families in the social service field for the last 14 years and recently was Project Coordinator forthe Public Health Agency of Canada's national project, "My Daddy Matters Because..."  ( Tim is the Chair of theFather Involvement Initiative-Ontario (
Brian Russell is a Parent Educator with LAMP Early Years Services in Toronto and organizes "DadsToday", amulti-layered fathering program in his community. He is the Vice Chair of the Father Involvement Initiative-Ontario.
Rick Goodwin is the Executive Director of The Men's Project. Along with its other clinical services, TMP runs "The FatheringProgram" for men whose backgrounds would be considered high risk

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613-257-2779 x112


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This event is listed under these topics

Separation and Divorce
Mental Health Professionals
Child and Youth Service Organizations
Counselling and Therapy
Males (Boys, Teenagers, Men)
Last modified Feb 7, 2008 12:34pm
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