Fatherhood Initiatives: Connecting Fathers to Their Children

This report from the Congressional Research Service explores the involvement of child support enforcement in fatherhood programs and discusses initiatives to promote and support father-child interaction outside the parents’ relationship. The report also focuses on the need many see for more work-oriented programs that would enable fathers to consistently meet their child support obligations and reviews the current initiatives already in place.
Record Type: 
Report
Publication Date: 
December, 2016
Date: 
December 2016
Source: 
Partner Resources
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • Employment
  • Family Strengthening
    • Fatherhood
  • Supportive Services
    • Child Support
  • Special Populations
    • Non-custodial Parents
    • Single Parent Families