The Directive: July 1st edition

Happy Canada Day and welcome to The Directive. This is a regular assortment of father related news stories, information, and fun stuff.  If you have anything you would like posted here, please send it our way. Fathers in Canada are struggling to find that key balance between family and work.  The options for men are …

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The Directive: Father’s Day Edition

The Directive is what Dad Central uses to stay in touch with you.  This is where we post intersting news, ideas, resources, and some fun stuff about fatherhood.  It is a mix of info for dads and info for those working to support fatherhood.  Enjoy! Abolish Father's Day?? This Huffington Post article suggests it is …

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T-Shirt Design Contest

Fatherhood has a lot of different meanings.  Dad Central Canada is looking for those ideas to be promoted on a t-shirt that will be sent out across the country. Do you have an image, saying, or logo idea that reflects the value of fatherhood?  We are looking for creative designs that could promote the importance …

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The Directive – Feb 21, 2017

Welcome to The Directive. This is a regular assortment of father related news stories, information, and fun stuff.  If you have anything you would like posted here, please send it our way. This one is all about the conference: Side-by-Side: Strategies for Working with Vulnerable Fathers Conference - Mar 1 & 2 in Winnipeg.  There …

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The Directive – Jan 24, 2017

Welcome to The Directive. This is a regular assortment of father related news stories, information, and fun stuff.  If you have anything you would like posted here, please send it our way. Side-by-Side: Strategies for Working with Vulnerable Fathers.  Keynotes will be presented by Brian Russell of Dad Central Ontario and Philip Seveigny of the …

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The Directive – Dec 27/16

Welcome to The Directive. This is a regular assortment of father related news stories, information, and fun stuff.  If you have anything you would like posted here, please send it our way. After a few months of dealing with deleted websites we are finally getting our info back online.  Check out mydad.ca for all the …

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You’ve Come A Long Way, Dads

by John Hoffman You’re not supposed to think about work when you’re on holidays. But on my recent trip to Europe I couldn’t help it. I kept seeing soooo many great examples of hands-on fatherhood. I guess I kind of have an eye for that sort of thing. Most of the dads and kids I …

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