What is dads in action?
Dads in Action is a program that was created with the main purpose of promoting active and involved fatherhood in the Hampton Roads area. Dads in Action develops programs to assist dads in being the best fathers that they can be for their children. The programs are designed for fathers wherever they may be in their fatherhood journeys. See below for more details about what is being offered for 2019!
dads in action 2019 programs
2019 Calendar Coming Soon! Visit www.chkd.org/dadsinaction for more information.
Fatherhood 101 classes are an opportunity for new and expectant fathers to learn ways to keep their new baby safe and healthy. This class will be led by Andrew and a pediatrician from CHKD. This class will also focus on learning helpful ways to navigate changing relationships that come along with fatherhood. Offered three times per year.
Dad Talks provides a place for dads of any age and in every stage of parenting to come together to discuss the challenges and successes they’ve encountered on their unique fatherhood journeys. Share experiences, gain feedback and support, and connect with other fathers in the community. Meets on the second Thursday of every month.
DAD'S DAY OUT
Dad's Day Out is a social activity held in the community where fathers and their kids get together for fun outings like going to the movies, hiking, bowling, or playing at the park. Spend time enjoying your children and meet other dads. Offered four times per year.
D.A.D (Dad appreciation day)
D.A.D. Dad Appreciation Day is sure to be a hit with your family. This annual community event is open to all dads and their families to enjoy food, games, prizes, entertainment, crafts and activities. Come celebrate you!