Father’s Day 2018 – is Sunday , June 17th and at ERFRN we support community-based organizations that lift up and support fathers by providing programs and resources to help them develop the skills they need to be a successful and caring parent. A study by the National Fatherhood Initiative 24/7 Dad found that their program reduces the risk of child abuse and neglect. The NFI also provided a Father Friendly Check Up Worksheet that helps communities assess the needs of fatherhood friendly programs in their area. Read the full article here. Read the full Father Friendly presentation  here. Download the Check Up here.