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Our history page is currently being redeveloped; be sure to check back soon for the full article!
In the meantime, you may want to check out our Message from Bob Geldof, or The First Article, which was the letter one of the charity's founders sent to the Guardian newspaper in 1974 to announce the establishment of Families Need Fathers.
Our Aims and Objectives can also tell you more about the charity, and what we do.

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FNF_Media Government plans for court ordered DNA testing are a positive move - FNF comment:
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FNF_Media Our January newsletter is now online!
FNF_Media RT @TCMFamilyLaw: New Case Law: Successful appeal against order for no contact. - please share - #familylaw
FNF_Media RT @drsue2014: 2014 reflections: delighted to talk about research @FNF_Media Newcastle branch meeting - so warm and welcoming
FNF_Media Interesting article in the Telegraph today about parental alienation:
FNF_Media Need guidance or support about seeing your children after separation? Find details for our February meetings here:
FNF_Media RT @Brynley_H: Been there with this & failed dismally, as my family can testify. Sound advice for parents from @FNF_Media could help http:/…
FNF_Media RT @dad_info: Some wonderful comments from @bryony_gordon in todays @Telegraph regarding Shared Parental Leave & 'hands-on dads' http://t.…
FNF_Media RT @SarahHelplines: Good to meet @questgaycath @mindcharity and @fnf_media to talk the Helplines Standard today - great discussion re: conf…
FNF_Media @ullainoxford No problem, happy to!
FNF_Media Can you help with a survey on attitudes to prenatal genetic testing? More details here:
FNF_Media @kathringerling @DrPDickinson Absolutely, parents should always put the children's interest first and work together whenever possible.
FNF_Media Need guidance or support about seeing your children after separation? Find details for our January meetings here:
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FNF_Media Finding handovers for contact difficult? These tips can help to make the process a little easier:
FNF_Media RT @fest4westham: "When I'm older, I want to be like you dad" 6yr old's priceless words during school run. #fatherhood #DadAndSon @FNF_Medi
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FNF HSSF Kite Mark Award

Families Need Fathers has been awarded the Help and Support for Separated Families Kite Mark which is a new UK government accreditation scheme for organisations offering help to separated families.

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Upcoming Events

28/02/2015 Sat: London North West (Harrow) Meeting
2/03/2015 Mon: London Central Solicitor Clinic
2/03/2015 Mon: Edinburgh Meeting
2/03/2015 Mon: Manchester Meeting
2/03/2015 Mon: Oxford Meeting (check day with branch)
2/03/2015 Mon: Barnstaple Meeting
2/03/2015 Mon: Reading Meeting
2/03/2015 Mon: London Central Meeting
3/03/2015 Tue: Newcastle Meeting
3/03/2015 Tue: Leeds Central Meeting
3/03/2015 Tue: London North West (Harrow) Meeting
3/03/2015 Tue: Bristol Meeting