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The International Hub for Fatherhood & Family Service Professionals



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Join us May 28th & 29th for the 2nd Annual Caribbean Fatherhood & Healthy Families Conference - Conference Program...May 28th & 29th 2nd Annual Caribbean Fatherhood & Healthy Families Conference - Brought to you by Fathers & Families Coalition of America, Asociación de Maestro de Puerto Rico & Administration for Children and Families, Region II, Deparmento de Educacíon de Puerto Rico...Don't Wait ... Download Program Here



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Facilitating Fathers' Groups: 22 Keys to Group Mastery Paperback – March 21, 2014 by Haji Shearer (Author)This book will help you facilitate groups for Dads to help them become better men and dads for legacies to follow...a special revue and endorsed by FFCA... Click Here!


Our Mission

FFCA has a mission to enhance the capacity of service providers throughout the nation, and internationally, so they will be better equipped to effectively serve fathers, mothers and children.


Our Vision

Planted as a seed in rural Arizona, Fathers & Families Coalition of America’s vision is to improve the lives of children through father involvement and building stronger families by growing domestic and international affiliates and membership for networking development, capacity building assistance and increasing common core standards for professionals working with fathers.

FFCA is making this vision alive by reaching out to professionals, researchers, educators, communities, parents, and both executive and faith-based leaders. FFCA’s vision, going into the next three years, will expand upon past efforts by developing virtual platforms to connect stakeholders to the best professional development and training, research advocates, and networks centered upon improving child outcomes through father involvement.

FFCA strives to be catalysts to champion the role of fathers in the lives of children in early childhood education and development, health and well-being and campaigning towards the reduction of childhood obesity. FFCA also strives to become a leader in health and wellness campaigns of physical and mental health issues and domestic violence prevention for fathers, mothers and families as a whole.

As the FFCA has expanded its reach through virtual professional development venues and social media, it now has the support of professionals from over 80 nations throughout the United States in diverse communities to include the Native American community, as well as communities with disproportionate opportunities for children and fathers. The goal is to grow the affiliate base to transition into Fathers & Families Coalition International taking the seed planted in Arizona, cultivating it and continuing to support the harvest of capacity building in the assistance of thousands of organizations around the globe to further positively impact the lives of children and the parents they serve.






Highlights of our National Conference: Keynotes Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, Ms. Rose Mapendo, Mr. Jeff Kemp, Judge Arthur Burnett, Mr. Brent Jones and more....


National News


FFCA to give the U.S. Presidential Volunteer Service Awards ASU on 11/1 and USC on 11/2 and   Read More

U.S. Congresswoman Sheila Jackson-Lee (18-TX) Recognizes FFCA   Read More

Affiliate Local News

How to Create a Mobile Strategy for Marriage, Fatherhood, Family Strengthening Initiatives:   Join us… Read more

New Research: The Characteristics and Circumstances of Teen Fathers: At the Birth of Their First…… Read more

FFCA announces new affiliates from Hamilton, Bermuda; Canberra City, Australia; Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies, Chicago,…… Read more

Fathers and Families Coalition of America in Review


A Message by U.S. Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee on FFCA





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We were originally formed as The Arizona Fathers & Families Coalition as a grassroots in 1994 with formal program services in 1996 to address the particular needs of fathers and their children.