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Fatherhood Group / Real Fathers, Real Men

Interested in becoming a better father?

Real Fathers, Real Men is a support group for men who want to become better fathers. Certified by the CT Department of Social Services, Real Fathers, Real Men teaches fathers what it means to be a good father, partner and husband. This all male support group works towards meeting their family responsibilities, obtaining meaningful work, repaying child support and bonding with family members. CRT provides help with job searches and job leads, and participants have access to CRT's full range of programs and services.

Group discussions focus on family issues such as money matters, dealing with the courts, anger management, bonding, improving communication, relationship and parenting skills  and relationships and much more. Weekly meetings are held in Hartford. No appointment is needed. 

To Apply
Fathers and men over the age of 18 who want to become better fathers can call (860) 761-7900 for more information about the program.

For more information
Fatherhood Initiative
Address: 330 Market Street, Hartford
Telephone: (860) 761-7900
[email protected]
Office Hours: Mon - Fri 8 am - 4 pm

Additional Details
Individual case management and educational programs.

Updated March 2016  




Certified Fatherhood Program Fatherhood Initiative of CT Department of Social Services