Brainerd Lakes Area
The goal of the Father Involvement Team is to encourage the healthy development of all young children. We believe that strong families are the foundation for raising children. Children from strong family systems enter school ready to learn and become life long learners, good citizens, and productive members of society. Because healthy father involvement, in partnership with mothers and the community, is the key to raising successful children, we want to support fathers’ efforts to be positively involved in their children’s lives.
Currently, the Father Involvement Team is working on three programs to support the involvement of men in children’s lives: