SRF Program

  • Father Inclusive Practice Guide

    VEYLDF Alignment

    Item uses these practice principles: Partnerships with families.

    Item responds to these sub-outcomes: Not applicable


    This guide outlines the key elements of father-inclusive practice in organisations. It includes useful audit tools, a case study from an early childhood setting and practical tips for implementing father-inclusive actions and activities in services.

    Detailed Costs

    Not applicable

    Implementation Considerations

    Target population: educators working with children and their fathers in kindergarten settings.​
    Factors to consider: positive and consistent father-child interactions can support children to have an increased sense of wellbeing, a clearer sense of identity and greater resilience to adversity. Consider using this resource for team reflection to explore how your service can be more inclusive of fathers. 

    Strength of Evidence

    Not applicable