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  Connections between a father and their children remain an essential part of health and transition out of homeless ness...   This resource examined the effects on homelessness of single fathers, how services provided for this group and what the interactions between ho...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Health-Housing/Homelessness-Clearingho
use-Supporting-Fathers
9/6/2012 11:04:41 AM
This document lists research, mostly from Australia, which provides the most recent evidence and insights as to why and how ‘men’s shed’ or workshop-based practice can enhance men’s lives and wellbeing in some community settings. It is important to acknowledge the generous c...
http://mengage.org.au/Communities/Groups-and-Event-Organisation-Resources/R
esearch-That-Informs-Mens-Shed-Based-Practice
8/27/2012 12:42:30 PM
  The majority of differences in child outcomes are not associated with having a new father figure per se ...   This report seeks to present information about children's wellbeing in the setting of having a new male present after separation of the biological parents...
http://mengage.org.au/Life-Stages/Becoming-A-Father/New-Father-Figures-And-
Fathers-Elsewhere
9/20/2012 3:36:57 PM
Summary Practitioners will come into contact with males at every life stage and key transition point. The main messages from this guide emphasise:   Any attention on the individual should not be at the expense of considering the social structures that make problem-focuse...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Men-s-Mental-Health/Practitioner-Gui
de-Men-And-Mental-Health
7/16/2014 1:18:49 PM
  Ask likely members of the group how they would like to participate and what they would like from the program...   Engaging diverse populations can be one of the most challenging aspects of running programs or projects to tackle male health issues.  The basic objectiv...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Engaging-Men-In-Health/100-Ideas-To-
Engage-Hard-To-Reach-Populations
8/6/2012 3:40:47 PM
  This study contributes to a body of research aimed at better understanding the need for male-focused community programmes, and possible barriers to participation...   Participating in community activities is associated with positive physical and mental health outcome...
http://mengage.org.au/Communities/Mens-Sheds-Research/Older-Men-s-Perceptio
ns-of-the-Need-For-and-Access
8/15/2017 9:30:42 AM
  Addressing mail to both parents results in greater responses from fathers and mothers...   The Fatherhood Institute is the UK's leading expert in father-inclusive practice, with a significant body of knowledge and research around improving the rates of involvement by...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Father-Inclusive-Practice/Dads-Inclu
ded
7/10/2012 12:21:33 PM
  The report provides a useful guide with a self-evaluation checklist...   Many organisations are looking to improve their ability work with men as fathers, with varying levels of success. This report offers an incisive summary of an effective approach towards buildin...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Father-Inclusive-Practice/Checklist-
For-Organisations-Working-With-Men
9/5/2012 3:47:19 PM
  The 'non-deficit' approach views involvement of men in a way that expects and encourages positive results...   The stereoptypical view that men are not interested in engaging with health services is on its way out. What is being recognised now is that there is an inh...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Engaging-Men-In-Health/A-Checklist-F
or-Organisations-Working-With-Men
9/21/2012 1:53:51 PM
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA) is the peak national body for prostate cancer in Australia. The PCFA is dedicated to reducing the impact of prostate cancer on Australian men, their partners, families and the wider community. The Ambassador Program trains peopl...
http://mengage.org.au/Conditions/Cancer/Prostate-Cancer-Foundation-Ambassad
or-Program
5/13/2013 4:16:05 PM
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