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2019 Texas Regional Fatherhood Summit: Dallas

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DoubleTree by Hilton Dallas - Market Center

2015 Market Center Boulevard

Dallas, TX 75207

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For 2019, the annual Texas Fatherhood Summit is going on the road and will be held in four regions in the state. This registration is for the Dallas event on Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at the DoubleTree (2015 Market Center Blvd., Dallas, TX 75207). Registration for this location closes on Wednesday, June 12, 2019.


The Texas Fatherhood Summit is hosted by Texas DFPS Prevention and Early Intervention Division and The University of Texas at Austin Child and Family Research Partnership. There is no fee to attend. However, there is a maximum of 5 attendees from each organization per location, based on order of registration.




The Texas Regional Fatherhood Summits are hosted by the Child and Family Research Partnership at The University of Texas at Austin LBJ School of Public Affairs and the Texas DFPS Prevention and Early Intervention Division. The popular event brings together public and private sector professionals who seek research-based best practices and innovations to best support dad, mom, and their children.

The 2019 Texas Regional Fatherhood Summit is especially relevant for policymakers at all levels of government, community leaders, nonprofit organizations, program leaders, and local business professionals. Attendees will hear from state and local experts familiar with the region on the importance of fathers, existing fatherhood programs in Texas, and approaches to become more inclusive of the entire family.

See childandfamilyresearch.utexas.edu/txdads2019 for information on all four regional summits as well as past summits.


WHEN AND WHERE

The 2019 Texas Regional Fatherhood Summits is being held in four locations on different dates. This registration is for the Dallas event on Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at the DoubleTree (2015 Market Center Blvd., Dallas, TX 75207). The summit will be held in the Grand Ballroom, directly down the hall from the guest rooms' elevator.

Click here to see all locations of the 2019 Texas Regional Fatherhood Summits.


AGENDA

8:00am – 9:00am - Breakfast and Check-In

9:00am – Morning Session

  • Dads 101: Why Dads Matter for Kids
  • Engaging Fathers: We Can Do Better

12:30pm – Lunch Provided

1:30pm – Afternoon Session

  • Supporting Your Fathers in Your Community
  • What You Need to Know About Child Support
  • Understanding the System of Services for Fathers in Your Region

5:00 pm – Closing


SHARE YOUR RESOURCES

Attendee organizations are invited to provide resource materials on shared tables to inform other attendees in the region of how fathers and families are supported in their community and the state. Click to download the shared resource table request form (PDF). Promotional/sales materials are not allowed.


HOTEL INFORMATION

Hotel stays are at the attendee's expense. DoubleTree by Hilton will offer the GSA per diem state rate. Please reference the Texas Regional Fatherhood Summit.


PARKING

The DoubleTree offers complimentary parking for overnight and day-of attendees. Parking is in an open and gated lot. The gates will be up during the day. If you are staying overnight, you will need to let the front desk know that you have a vehicle and are staying with the Texas Regional Fatherhood Summit group.


SOCIAL MEDIA and WEBSITES

Follow/tag for retweets: @CFRPlbj

Event hashtag: #TXdads2019

Registration: txdads2019_dfw.eventbrite.com

CFRP webpage: childandfamilyresearch.utexas.edu/txdads2019


CANCELLATION

If you have already registered and can no longer attend, please let us know at cfrp@austin.utexas.edu, or log in to Eventbrite.com to cancel your registration.


CONTACT INFO

cfrp@austin.utexas.edu
Toll-Free 855-471-2377

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