• Promoting Responsible Fatherhood and Strong Communities: Dads of Children with Special Needs

    According to the 2009-10 National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs, approximately 15 percent of children in the United States are estimated to have special health needs and 23 percent of households with children include a child with special health needs. Special health needs exist across a wide spectrum and may involve medical, behavioral, developmental, learning, or mental health issues. Learn more about ways to support fathers and learn from successful programs in Dads of Children with Special Needs, a new addition to the Responsible Fatherhood Toolkit: Resources from the Field.