24/7 Dad®

24/7 Dad®

Are you looking for a course that can help you become a better father? Look no further than 24/7 Dad®! Developed by parenting and fatherhood experts, this program is designed to teach men the essential characteristics needed to be great fathers.

You can participate in 24/7 Dad® in a group setting or as a one-on-one home-based program. Over 12, 2-hour sessions, you’ll learn about topics such as family history, communication, discipline, and co-parenting. And the best part? Research shows that 24/7 Dad® successfully changes fathers’ attitudes, knowledge, and skills.

This program is perfect for dads who lack the knowledge and skills to be a good father. You’ll be equipped with the self-awareness, compassion, and sense of responsibility that every good parent needs. And once you complete all twelve weeks, you’ll receive a certificate of completion that you can be proud of.


Perfect for the dad who lacks the knowledge and skills to be a good father, 24/7 Dad® focuses on basic, key fathering characteristics:

  • Family History
  • What it Means to Be a Man
  • Showing and Handling Feelings
  • Men’s Health
  • Communication
  • The Father’s Role
  • Discipline
  • Children’s Growth
  • Getting Involved with Your Child(ren)
  • Working with Mom and Co-Parenting

Area groups are held in Appanoose, Davis, Monroe, Wapello, and Mahaska counties.

This program is offered at no cost to participants and is funded through state grants.