Village Fathers

Village Fathers can assist you on the parenting roller coaster!

Our mission is to increase the knowledge and skill levels of fathers by promoting a healthy and positive attitude towards fatherhood and parenting.

Village Fathers is an educational program and support group that offers TWELVE weekly sessions. These sessions explore self-awareness, caring for self, and strengthens fathering and relationship skills. Village Fathers will equip dads to become positive and active parents in their children’s lives.


VF connects fathers with other fathers, provides FREE materials and handouts, and offers information about community resources. Fathers of ALL ages are welcomed.


Sessions held at Mary Washington Hospital:


1. Family History

2. What It Means to be a Man

3. Showing and Handling Feelings

4. Men’s Health

5. Communication

6. The Father’s Role

7. Discipline

8. Children's Growth

9. Getting Involved

10. Working with Mom and Co-Parenting

11. Dads and Work

12. My 24/7 Dad Checklist

Tuesdays, 7 – 8:30 pm, 1011 Sam Perry Blvd, Fredericksburg 22401. See information desk for the room number.


For more information or to register please call,

Village Fathers Supervisor, Phillip Fields

540-374-3366 x114


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