Workforce Development to Support and Engage Young Fathers

Publication Year: 
2016
Corporate Author: 
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, Office of Adolescent Health.
Type of Resource: 
Other
Abstract: 

These webinar slides: 1) Discuss challenges and assets of young fathers who may seek out employment services; 2) Describe research seeking new approaches to improve outcomes for low-income young fathers and children; 3) List four key strategies for engaging young fathers in programs that support expectant and parenting young families through workforce development and career readiness; and 4) Analyze approaches designed specifically to connect young fathers to employment opportunities. (Author abstract modified)