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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 RT @ChristianGuy_: 15 yr olds more likely to have smartphone than Dad at home. New CSJ families report, packed w/ ideas, in Sunday Times ht…
FNF_Media With child maintenance charges being introduced today, check our information page to see if you will be affected:
FNF_Media A new FNF meeting starts in Cornwall this Wednesday at 7.30pm. Click here for more details:
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FNF_Media FNF response to the release of @csjthinktank Breakthrough Britain II report:
FNF_Media RT @ChaRiches: A drama download for all the young dads out there @YoungDadCouncil @fatherhoodinst @FNF_Media
FNF_Media Need guidance or support about seeing your children after separation? Find details for our October meetings here:
FNF_Media Looking for support in seeing your children after separation? Find details for local meetings in July here:
FNF_Media FNF members can download our CSA and Child Maintenance Service factsheets, available free in the members' area:
FNF_Media Check out our new, redesigned Families Need Fathers website!
FNF_Media Catch up with our newsletter for July online now!
FNF_Media Listen to Rob from FNF discussing litgants-in-person on the Victoria Derbyshire show earlier this week (13:46 on) -
FNF_Media Need guidance or support in seeing your children after separation? Find details for local meetings in September here:
FNF_Media A parental alienation youtube video by Gregory Mantell
FNF_Media A massive congratulations to Gary, who has been fundraising by walking the length of the Liverpool/Leeds canal!
FNF_Media Mediation session to now be free for both parties where one parent qualifies for legal aid:
FNF_Media The numbers of litigants-in-person has jumped by 20,000 over the previous year -
FNF_Media The FNF Selby meeting will be moving to York from September. For more details, check out our branch listings here:

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

2/10/2014 Thu: Aberdeen Meeting
2/10/2014 Thu: Liverpool Meeting
2/10/2014 Thu: London East (Tower Hamlets)
2/10/2014 Thu: Nottingham Meeting
4/10/2014 Sat: London North West (Harrow) Meeting
6/10/2014 Mon: London Central Solicitor Clinic
6/10/2014 Mon: Oxford Meeting (check day with branch)
6/10/2014 Mon: Edinburgh Meeting
6/10/2014 Mon: Glasgow Meeting
6/10/2014 Mon: Manchester Meeting
6/10/2014 Mon: London Central Meeting