At Fathers Network Scotland we believe it’s vital to share the resources, information and support available for dads and the organisations working with them – whether that’s ante-natal services, recommended books, how-to guides or media information.
If you’d like to suggest an addition to this section, please get in touch. And don’t forget to check out our directory of father-friendly groups and organisations and growing research section.
Winner of the 2017 David Drysdale Memorial Award for best employer for all stages of fatherhood.
In an ideal world, what family-friendly policies would you bring to your workplace? HARVEY TILLEY had the chance to help build a public-sector organisation from the ground up: here the dad-of-three describes the kinder, leaner work culture that has changed his life for good.Read more >>
An ACAS Guide
Shared Parental Leave enables eligible mothers, fathers, partners and adopters to choose how to share time off work after their child is born or placed for adoption.Read more >>
Family Friendly Working Scotland
Check out which companies and organisations came top in 2015’s inaugural award scheme for employers who encourage and support family friendly workingRead more >>
Michelle Davidson & Kerry Cooper, Children in Scotland / NHS Lothian / NCT Scotland / Fathers Network Scotland
A resource for professionals providing antenatal education and support to fathers...Read more >>
The essential, month-by-month handbook on all aspects of fatherhood during the first year.Read more >>
A man's man swaps beer bottles for baby bottles - and lives to tell the tale!Read more >>
Parenting expert and child psychologist Steve Biddulph tells parents everything they need to know about raising happy, healthy, confident children from babyhood to teens.Read more >>
A clear and practical road map for men wanting to enrich their lives, and for parents wanting the best future for their sons.Read more >>
Adele Faber; Elaine Mazlish
This down-to-earth book is written to make relationships with children of all ages less stressful and more rewarding. The authors use innovative ways to solve problems. In this book you will learn to cope with your child's family conflicts peacefully.Read more >>