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Father Friendly Long Beach Campaign Launch

Release Date: 2018-02-13

As part of an ongoing effort to support fathers and their families who live, work and play in Long Beach, the City of Long Beach, Center for Families and Youth, launched a Father-Friendly Long Beach Campaign on Monday, February 12th, 2018.  The campaign was developed and supported by the City’s Father-Friendly Advisory Committee, a committee consisting of representatives from key institutions, non-profit service providers, business owners as well as community members and fathers, to encourage local businesses, agencies and organizations to adopt guidelines and implement best-practices that welcome and support fathers and their children.  In addition, the campaign hopes to increase access to needed care and supportive services for fathers so that they may create a safe, secure, and stable environment for their children and families.  The primary goal of the Father-Friendly Long Beach Campaign is to transform the City of Long Beach into a father-friendly environment that strengthens all families.

For more information on the campaign, as well as resources and links to organizations providing services and support for father and their families, please visit www.longbeach.gov/fatherfriendly