Fatherhood Connection

10+ Years of Establishing Connections to Greater Rochester Area

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The Fatherhood Connection

The Fatherhood Connection is a 13 weeks program designed to assist men to accept the responsibility & significant role of the father for the best interest of their child. The program encourages fathers to share their life experiences and become open to explore various ways to raising their children in a comfortable, non-judgmental and supportive atmosphere.


The focus of this 8 week program is to provide a supportive atmosphere in which young men will gain a stronger understanding of their roles and responsibilities, for the best interest of their children. Young men will be equipped with skill sets to become more confident & competent leaders in our community.

One-on-One Mentoring

This mentoring program offers one on one service with Reginald Cox on Fridays 2pm-4pm. Services can be rendered by appointment only.


This workshop opportunity allows you to choose a topic of interest and have a customized curriculum built based on your topic. You can choose from the following: 2-hour adult group and 1-hour youth group

Men Conferences

Join Reginald Cox for a 3 day Conference experience. One day of powerful tools delivered in a workshop setting. Another day of leadership training, and the last day of a unique faith-based service, full of fellowship and praise.

Leadership Training

This program is committed to helping individuals developed the qualities of good leadership that are essential for career and organizational success. This is self-directed training based on your needs: 2-hour training (minimum), 3-day training (maximum)

Key Topics and Features

You may choose from the following

Boyhood ~ Sexuality and Children
~ Manhood  Man / Husband / Father
~Fatherhood – Part 1 & 2 ~Healthy Relationships
~ Communication Skills ~Importance of Education
~Faith & Fatherhood ~ Domestic violence
~ Fathers & Daughters ~ Fathers & Teens
~ Values & Behaviors ~Fathers & Blended family
~ AIDS & STI’s ~ Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
~Problem Solving ~ Re-Entry / Recovery ~The Law ~  Attitude Self Esteem ~ Bullying ~ Problem Solving ~ 5 Steps to a Goal ~ Proactive/Reactive Responses ~ Pessimist Vs Optimist

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Our History

Our extensive history as a provider of support to father, father figures and men uniquely positions FC to provide much need curriculum to young men. The Fatherhood Connection has established itself as a proven provider with Its unique, intentional, and strategic focus on men and fathers in a manner that promotes, encourages, empowers, and equips men and fathers to assume their rightful role, recognize their resilience, re-establish and re-buildrelationships.

Our Vision

Our vision is to create a Father and family. culture where fatherhood is celebrated and every father or father figure is
involved and equipped with the tools, knowledge, and confidence to strengthen the development and impact families and communities to raise the next generation.

Our Mission

Our mission is to foster strong father-child relationships by providing education, resources, and a supportive community that encourages fatherhood. We aim to redefine traditional notions of fatherhood, promote gender equality in parenting roles, and create a lasting responsible impact on the well-being of families and communities.

About Us

Fatherhood Connection, Inc. is a non-profit (501-c3) organization that was founded and established by Reginald L. Cox in 2010, with a mission to affirm and empower fathers and families thru education, mentorship & collaboration with community partners utilizing a holistic approach. Fatherhood Connection, Inc. brings together people from all walks of life.

Strengthen The Family

It has become evident that the impact that we have traditionally had with fathers and father figures was sorely needed with mothers and girls of all ages. We are now able to offer support to the whole family, fathers, mothers and children.

About Us

Men's Group

The Fatherhood Connection, Inc. utilizes a curriculum that works directly with men to educate them on the importance of being
actively involved in their children’s/families’ lives. This course helps improves family outcomes by promoting the personal development and parenting skills of fathers and father figures.

Youth Empowerment

Fatherhood Connection provides an intensiveprogramtoprovideasupportive atmosphereinwhichyoungmenchange their mindset and will gain a stronger understandingof their roles and
responsibilities to curb their violence,for
the best interest of themselves, their family and ultimately their communities.


Fatherhood Connection’s Sisterhood program empowers woman who have experienced loss and are in transitions due to life circumstances. We come along side these woman to celebrate their growth and encourage their strength.

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