STRONG Fathers

STRONG Fathers' Father-Focused Parenting Classes

Strong Fathering is an on-going father-focused parenting education program. Men can start at any time, topics repeat every 12 - 13 weeks.

Topics covered include:

  • How we learned to be men vs. how we learned to be parents / Fathers & early learning / Understanding child development & temperament / Health & Safety / Nurture: the parent & child relationship / Structure: Routine, discipline & boundaries
  • Taking care of yourself in order to take care of your family

To register for any of these programs, or get more information, please call Jason Malcolm at 207-712-7153



Strong Fathering Class
Thursdays, 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Portland YMCA, 70 Forest Ave, Portland

Cost: $15 per week. Sliding scale available for those who need it. No one turned away due to an inability to pay.

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