Fathers Support Center http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Why It's Important For Fathers To Be Part Of Their Children's Lives http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/why-its-important-fathers-be-part-their-childrens-lives <p>For 16 years, the <a href="http://www.fatherssupportcenter.org/">Fathers' Support Center of </a>St. Louis has helped fathers take a more active role in their children’s lives. The idea is to help children by helping fathers, said CEO Halbert Sullivan.</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 22:10:01 +0000 Camille Phillips 36915 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Why It's Important For Fathers To Be Part Of Their Children's Lives Are Fathers' Rights Fair And Equitable In Missouri? http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/are-fathers-rights-fair-and-equitable-missouri <p>When it comes to determining child custody, some say the courts favor the mother. Do they? Should they?</p><p>According to Halbert Sullivan and Lisl King Williams, Missouri courts more often give custody to mothers than to fathers, and make it especially difficult for a low income father that was never married to the mother of his child. Sullivan is the founder and CEO of the <a href="http://www.fatherssupportcenter.org/">Fathers' Support Center</a>, located in North St. Louis. Williams is the director of&nbsp; legal services there.</p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 00:53:34 +0000 Camille Phillips 31182 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Are Fathers' Rights Fair And Equitable In Missouri? Fathers' Support Center And SLATE Receive $2M In Grants To Fund Job Training Opportunities http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/fathers-support-center-and-slate-receive-2m-grants-fund-job-training-opportunities <p><span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Ex-criminal offenders in the St. Louis region will get assistance in finding jobs through two new grants from the Department of Labor. </span></p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 20:25:05 +0000 Erin Williams 28282 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Fathers' Support Center And SLATE Receive $2M In Grants To Fund Job Training Opportunities