Focus on Fathers – 24/7 Dad Program

Focus on Fathers – 24/7 Dad Program

24/7 Dad is a parenting education class presented by Focus on Fathers at Council for Relationships University City office.


24/7 Dad is a 13-session parenting course for fathers using the evidence-based curriculum. Topics include child development, managing feelings, positive communication, parental roles, positive discipline, co-parenting, custody and child support, managing conflict, men’s health and the importance of employment.

All fathers that complete the parenting education course (attend 10 or more sessions) will receive a certificate of completion and a $50 gift card. If you attend all 13 sessions you will also receive a certificate of perfect attendance and an exclusive Focus on Fathers t-shirt. We offer refreshments at every session and may be able to assist you with transportation and child care under certain circumstances.

About Focus on Fathers

Focus on Fathers provides services to fathers to help them create and maintain a healthy, positive involvement in their children’s lives. All of our parenting classes are free, voluntary, and open to any fathers or male caregivers, who have a dependent child aged 24 years or younger. Learn more at

Click here to refer a client or to make a self-referral.

(Note: this class is not available to participants registered at the ARC)

Class is from 5 – 7 pm on Thursdays:

Date Topic
11-29-18 *Class Registration
12-06-18 Family History
12-13-18 What It Means To Be A Man
12-20-18 Showing And Handling Feelings
12-27-18* Men’s Health
01-03-19 Communication
01-10-19 The Father’s Role
01-17-19 Discipline
01-24-19 Children’s Growth
01-31-19 Getting Involved
02-07-19 Dads And Work
02-14-19 My 24/7 Dad Checklist
02-21-19 Working with Mom And Co-Parenting
02-28-19 Dealing with Conflict; Learning to Forgive


*Last day to begin attending class is 12-27-2018

Click here to refer a client or to make a self-referral.

Please contact Larry Woody with any questions:

Larry Woody
Program Manager, Focus on Fathers


Event Details

Day 1: November 29, 2018

Day 2: December 06, 2018

Day 3: December 13, 2018

Day 4: December 20, 2018

Day 5: December 27, 2018

Start time: 05:00 p.m.

End time: 07:00 p.m.

Venue: Council for Relationships 4025 Chestnut Street First Floor Philadelphia PA 19104