What Children Need From Their Dads - Hope 103.2

What Children Need From Their Dads

Research shows that most young people, male and female, are desperate for the love and affirming assurance of a positive father figure. The lack of an engaged father, so-called “father hunger” is a problem that has huge repercussions both on a personal and societal level. We speak with educator Dave Stevens, whose work involves restoring young people at risk.

By Stephen O'DohertyTuesday 23 May 2017Open House InterviewsParentingReading Time: 1 minute

Research shows that most young people, male and female, are desperate for the love and affirming assurance of a positive father figure. The lack of an engaged father, so-called “father hunger” is a problem that has huge repercussions both on a personal and societal level. We speak with educator Dave Stevens, whose work involves restoring young people at risk.