How is being a father different these days than it was two decades ago?
First and foremost, it’s no longer a solitary activity, thanks to organization’s like City Dads Group, says author Jim Joseph, who writes about his experience attending one of our Meetup events in the article Joining the NYC Dads Group on HuffPo Parents.
“All I could think about is how my life would have been different had I that kind of support when I was going through it 20 years ago … and how different my children’s lives would have been too,” wrote Joseph, a marketing and communications executive with two adult children. “They also had no role models to look to as they were in a household with a divorced dad, a gay dad, and then a coupled dad. I imagine they could have used the support too.
“I know it would have done a world of good for me.”
Read the article on HuffPo Parents.