Washington State Fathers Network

http://www.fathersnetwork.org/

Misson and activities:

To provide support and resources for fathers and families of children with chronic illness and developmental disabilities.

Our organization has a policy for including people with disabilities among staff, volunteer workers and clientele.

Our non-profit organization works at the national level.

Our organization is to some degree run, controlled and represented by disabled people.

We have expertise, or are interested in cooperating with other organizations, in the areas of:

Awareness raising.
Children with disabilities.
Coalition building and networking.
Parenting.
Peer support.
Personal assistance.
Training for health care and education professionals on providing family-centered, father-friendly services.
We have cooperated with organizations in other countries before:

The NFN has worked with disability organizations in New Zealand and the U.S. armed forces in Europe.

We can provide wheelchair accessible housing and transportation

Our positions are accessible for people with disabilities

Contact us:

Contact person:James May
Email:jmay@fathersnetwork.org
Phone:425-747-4004, ext. 4286
Home page:http://www.fathersnetwork.org/
Address:16120 N.E. 8th Street
98008
Bellevue
Washington
United States

This entry added: Tuesday 2nd June 1998. (record #50) Changed: Tuesday 24th August 2004. Link checked Saturday 18th November 2017.