Mission and Focus
Established in 2004, FI has a unique seat at the national table, working with leaders in the White House, Congress, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Family Law, Business, Faith-Based and the Responsible Fatherhood Movement.
FI works collaboratively with organizations around the country to identify and advocate for social and legislative changes that lead to healthy father involvement with children, regardless of the father’s marital or economic status, or geographic location.
We focus on several issues ranging from:
Early Childhood Development
Fathers Incorporated works and collaborates in sectors such as:
Campaign Logic Model
Unfortunately, father involvement tends to decrease over time, particularly among nonresident, never-married fathers. Further, compared to other fathers, fathers who do not have a close or marital relationship with the mother of their child at birth or close ties to the child's extended family tend to have less contact with their children and the weakest connections to their children.