Recruiting and Retaining Men in Responsible Fatherhood Programs: A Research-to-Practice Brief

This research-to-practice brief summarizes several promising practices from the Strengthening Families Evidence Review (SFER) on recruitment and retention. It provides guidance on on how to plan for recruitment, engage fathers in services, and maintain high rates of participation. The strategies can be tailored to meet the needs of specific programs and fathers. Regardless of the strategies used, all programs should be prepared for an intensive effort to recruit and enroll fathers.

National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse, 2012

Evidence Rating: III

Cost: Free

Additional Info:


Participant Recruitment and Retention Partner Involvement

Perinatal Periods:

Parenting Postpartum Prenatal

Resource types:

Clinical Guidelines/Expert Recommendations for Providers Tools for providers

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