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General Information

Summary Paragraph

BCND is a program in which veterans (new fathers who bring along their young babies) orient rookie dads (fathers to be) on the realities of fatherhood. Veteran fathers share their experiences through facilitated conversations and activities with the rookie fathers in hopes of answering questions and addressing concerns of rookie fathers.

Curriculum Purpose

The program prepares new fathers for the arrival of their new baby and addresses many of the questions and concerns that first time fathers have.

Curriculum Type Responsible Fatherhood / Parenting
Edition 2000
Other Versions Available Not Specified
Total Hours 3.00 hours
Total Hours Flexible Not Specified
Frequency One 3-hour workshop
Frequency Flexible Not Specified
Delivery Format In-Person
Optional Topic Areas Available Not Specified
Supplemental Facilitator Aids Available Not Specified
Curriculum Has Been Evaluated Not Specified
Other Languages Available Not Specified

Target Learner Characteristics

Age Not Specified
Income Level Not Specified
Race / Ethnicity Not Specified
Education / Literacy Level Not Specified
Relationship Status Not Specified
Military Family Not Specified
Incarcerated Father Not Specified
Non-residental Father Not Specified
Multi-partner Family Not Specified
Step Family Not Specified
Expectant Family Yes
Parents Yes
Relationship In-Distress Not Specified


Basic Instructional Materials Not Specified
Basic Materials Cost Not Specified
Additional Training Costs Yes
Copies Can Be Made No
Discounts No

Technical Assistance

Technical Assistance is Available Yes

Evaluation Tools

Customer Satisfaction Survey Available Yes
Pre/Post Tests Available Not Specified
Additional Cost No
Test Grading Options Not Specified

Facilitator Requirements

Facilitator Qualifications Not Specified
Additional Teaching Requirements Male
Technology Requirements Not Specified
Instructional Approach Group interaction; sharing personal experiences; skills demonstration; discussion; handouts; visual aids
Who Attends Fathers-to-be; new fathers with their infants
Group Size Not Specified
Facilitator Training Required Yes

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