Involved Dads of Action, Developing and Succeeding
I-DADS is an innovative program designed to strengthen families by reaching out to the fathers and father figures in the HACA communities. Upon successful completion of the iDads program, participants will receive a CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION and a Free computer from HACA
I-DADS covers topics such as anger management, making positive choices, developing self-esteem and confidence, but most of all being a positive role model for their children.
The program also hosts a men-only field trip and a family focused program graduation.
For five weeks, participants attend two, 90-minute sessions for a total of 10 classes. There are a total of five cohorts that take place on HACA properties throughout the year.
Each training session is designed to build strong families by giving participants an opportunity to:
- Connect with helpful resources
- Develop communication and parenting skills
- Participate in an environment that encourages responsibility and accountability