Connections: Addressing barriers to fatherhood
An upcoming conference aims to help fathers overcome barriers to parenting. The Resilience in Fatherhood conference is a collaboration between the Healthy Baby Network and Hillside Children’s Center. It will address challenges fathers face, stereotypes about fatherhood, and what healthy co-parenting relationships look like.
We’re joined by conference organizers and program participants. In studio:
- Valerie Garrison, project director for Healthy Start, part of Healthy Baby Network
- Arthur Dilbert, fatherhood coordinator for Healthy Start, and parent educator at Hillside Children’s Center
- Mark Jabaut, Healthy Start program participant
- Kelly Murray, Healthy Start program participant