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Brochure for Expectant & New Dads

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Congratulations! Soon You Will Become a Father

A must for:

  • OBGYN offices
  • birth centers
  • health dept
  • healthy start
  • hospital waiting rooms

To request a brochure, contact us
Fatherhood Task Force of South Florida
305-812-4000

Stay tuned for info on Paternal Health Care & Education Summit. If you are interested in presenting, please call!

 

Fatherhood Task Force of South Florida

Board of Directors

President/CEO

Holly Zwerling, LMFT, LCSW
Founder, FTFSF

Board of Directors

Travis Kelly

Jai A. Ingraham

Marilyn Blumberg, Esq.

Advisory Committee

J. Philip Tavernier
Board Member Emeritus

David Lawrence, Jr.
CEO, Early Childhood Initiative Foundation
Founder & Chairman, Children’s Movement of Florida

Vance Aloupis
CEO, Children’s Movement of Florida

Patrice Samara
Alphabet Kids
Chief Executive for Innovation & Development
President of Triumph Communications Group

Michael Malone
Writer/Editor/Writing Professor
Musician, Author, Poet

 

Scientific Advisory Research Committee

Etiony Aldarondo, Ph.D
Provost
Albizu University

Wil Blechman, M.D.
Vice-Chair, The Children’s Forum
Charter President, The Florida Assocation for Infant Mental Health
Member, Advisory Board, The Partnership for American’s Economic Success

Fernando Mederos, Ed.D
Director of Fatherhood Engagement
Massachusetts Department of Children and Families
Boston, Mass.

Charles Bleiker, Ph.D
Associate Professor, Early Childhood Education
Department of Teaching and Learning
Florida International University


 

Community Partners

Albizu University
5000 Role Models of Excellence Project
Belafonte Tacolcy Center
Big Brothers, Big Sisters
Brainheart Guidance
Brotherhood of Men
Career Source
Channel 10 – WPLG
Charles Enterprise Group
Church of The Holy Family
City of Hialeah, Education & Community Services Department
City of Miami-Dade County, Mayor’s Office
Coconut Grove Ministerial Alliance
Community Health of South Florida
Concerned African Women
Cope Center North & South
Denny’s
Department of Children & Family Services
Empowered Youth, USA
En Familia, Inc.
Family Central
Family Counseling Services of Greater Miami
Fathers do care
Florida State Attorney’s Office
Gang Alternative
Generational Cure
Girl Power
Grand Canyon University
Healthy Start Coalition of Miami-Dade
Home Depot
Hope for Miami
Hosanna Community Church
Informed Families
Job Corps
Leesfield Family Foundation
Melissa Institute
Miami Children’s Initiative
Miami Children’s Museum
Miami Coalition
MDC Community Action & Human Services Dept.
Head Start/Early Head Start Division
Coordinated Victims Assistance Center
Miami-Dade County Public Schools:
Office of Community Engagement
Parent Academy
School Board
Teenage Parent Program
Juvenile Justice Center
Miami Herald
Miami Marlins
Millenials Project
Myofilms
New Horizons
New Young Fathers
North Dade Youth & Family Coalition
Overtown Youth Center
Rotary Club of Coconut Grove
Switchboard of Miami
United Teachers of Miami-Dade
United Way of Miami-Dade County
Center for Excellence in Early Education
University of Miami, School of Education and Human Development
Wade’s World Foundation

National Organizational Partners

National Bar Association, Family Law Section, Miami Division
U.S. Department for Children & Families: Office of Child Support and Enforcement, Georgia
National Partnership for Community Leadership, Maryland
Committed Fathers Alliance, Oregon

Professional Presentations

American Psychological Association, 2012 Annual Convention
Symposium: Innovative Research on Diverse Fathers and Families
“Understanding Fathers’ Involvement in Children’s Lives”
Fatherhood Task Force and UM School of Education & Human Development