The Ohio Commission on Fatherhood
OCF-Funded Fatherhood Programs
Map of Counties Served
Are You Ready to be a Dad?
10 Ways a Father-2-Be Can Help
100 Free Things to do with Your Child
The Cost of Father Absence
10 Free Ways to be a Good Dad
10 Child Support Facts for Fathers
Office of Child Support Phone:
What you should know about Domestic Violence
First Impressions: Exposure to Violence and a Child's Developing Brain
Ohio Domestic Violence Network 800-934-9840
National Domestic Violence Hotline 800-799-7233 (TTY 800-787-3224)
National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline 866-331-9474 (TTY 866-331-8453)
Am I a Dad?
Putative Father Registry
Putative Father Registry Brochure
brochure PDF, JFS 08079, Paternity and Acknowledgment of Paternity Affidavit
Ohio's Guide for Parents Living Apart
Fairfield County Co-Parenting Guide
Tips from a Father in Prison
Sesame Street Program - Little Kids Big Challenges- Incarceration Toolkit
Certificate of Qualification for Employment
Certificate of Qualification for Employment - FAQ for Employers
Infant Vitality Toolkit for Fathers
Our Babies Count Fact Sheet
Moms2B - For Dads, too!
Ohio Dept. of Health website
Ohio Mental Health & Addiction Services Dads Matter Evaluation
The Commission Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, September 9, 2021 from 10:00 am. – 12:00 p.m. It will be a virtual Zoom Webinar. The audience is encouraged to utilize the chat Q&A to interact with the Commissioners, guest speaker(s), and the Ohio Commission on Fatherhood (OCF) staff.
Please click here to join the Ohio Commission on Fatherhood Meeting scheduled for Thursday, September 9, 2021 Commissioners’ Meeting.
You may also call using 1-301-715-8592.
Please Note: We are unable to provide technical assistance during meetings.
2021 Commission Meeting Dates: Feb. 11, May 13, Sept. 9 and Nov. 18.
If you would like to attend a commission meeting, please contact Terri Simons at 614-752-0182. Click the highlighted text to learn more about the commission meetings.
Want to know more about the OCF Commission Meetings? Click on the highlighted text to learn more. Please e-mail Terri.Simons@jfs.ohio.gov if you have any questions.
Reforming Child Support to Improve Outcomes for Children and Families, June 2019
Supporting the Fatherhood Journey: Finding from the Parents and Children Together (PACT) Evaluation
Child Support Noncustodial Parent Employment Demonstration (CSPED) Impact Report
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services: Promoting Responsible Fatherhood
AdCouncil Fatherhood PSAs
Region V Fatherhood Webinars
National Fatherhood Initiative
National Center for Fathering
Kids Count Data
Fatherhood Well-Being Screening Tool
Grant Writing Webinar (Power Point Slides)
Ohio County Services
Ohio Practitioners Network for Fathers and Families (OPNFF)
Ohio Collaborative to Prevent Infant Mortality
Ohio Ex-Offender Reentry Coalition
Ohio Putative Father Registry
Ohio Strong Babies
Start Talking Ohio
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