Reflections on the Side-by-Side Conference

A couple people offered their reflections on the Side-by-Side conference that took place last week.  Here are their thoughts: It takes a village to raise a child I attended to support the organization I founded, Inspire Community Outreach, in better understanding the complex social needs fathers face within society, and to answer: “How can we … More Reflections on the Side-by-Side Conference

Side-by-Side Conference – by the numbers

Side-by-Side: Strategies for Working with Vulnerable Fathers was a great success in Winnipeg on Mar 1,2.  Here are some highlights: There were 175 people from 7 provinces. Welcome by Wab Kinew emphasizing the importance of fathers in ALL families and that fathers love their children, but sometimes struggle with knowing how to show it. “We … More Side-by-Side Conference – by the numbers


Fatherhood is made up of a lot of things – middle-of-the-night wake up calls, trips to the drug store, hugs, tears, unsuccessful (and successful!) potty-training moments, tender moments, laughter, reading a bedtime story . . . again, adventure – and so much more. What are the #thingsdadsdo that you see or experience?  Maybe its at … More #thingsdadsdo