Mission Statement

The mission of Dynamic Dad is to provide educational and supportive services that will

  • Enable men to understand the invaluable and irreplaceable role they play in the development and lives of their children

  • Promote and strengthen the father-child relationship

  • Ensure that children benefit from having the involvement of both parents, regardless of their marital status

  • Offer comprehensive wraparound services that are conducive to creating a healthy environment, in which families may thrive.

The “Why” behind Dynamic Dads
    It is no secret that there is a crisis in the homes of many Americans. More than 1 in 4 children of the 19.7 million children in the world  live without a father in the home. Below are just a few statistics that will show how important it is to have programs like Dynamic Dads. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Advantages of a Present Father

  1.  Involved dads improve their children's over emotional and social well-being.

  2. Children with involved dads are less likely to be mistreated.

  3.  Children who live with the dads do better in school.

  4. Adolescent/ teen boys who live with their dads are less likely to carry guns and deal drugs.

  5. Involved dads reduce moms parenting stress.

 

Disadvantages of an Absent father

  1. Children with imprisoned fathers are more likely to have depression.

  2. Children living without their father in the home are 47% more likely to live in poverty. 

  3. Men with absent fathers are more likely to become absent fathers themselves.

  4. Infant death within the first 28 days of life is four times higher for those with absent fathers than those with involved fathers.