The Ohio Commission on Fatherhood
Ohio County Fatherhood Initiative
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Welcome

The Ohio Commission on Fatherhood is a state-wide commission housed within the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services. Our mission is to enhance the well-being of Ohio's children by providing opportunities for fathers to become better parents, partners and providers. Please explore our website to learn more about how we do this.

Announcements

OCF RECEIVES $10 MILLION FEDERAL GRANT -

 

Ohio will receive nearly $10 million over the next five years to help new and expectant low-income fathers with children under age one and fathers ages 16 to 24 to become more effective and nurturing parents, improve their families' long-term economic stability, and build strong, lasting relationships with their children.   The grant, from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, will fund the “New Beginnings for New Fathers” program in Franklin, Clark, Cuyahoga, Hamilton and Montgomery counties. Participating fathers will receive job training, parenting classes, and healthy marriage and relationship education.  Click here to read more

 


   

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Upcoming Events

June 2016: OCF Responsible Fatherhood Events

 

June 16, 2016:  Commission Meeting

 

 

July 27, 2016: Empowerment Day Resource & Job Fair

 

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