Information for Dads

Fatherhood Support Through Northcoast Dad's Clubs

Fatherhood support
Dad's Club is free to all fathers, stepfathers, grandfathers and the children in their lives. It offers free activities that include fun, games and food.

For more information, call 419-691-0576, ext. 229





Monthly Meeting Schedule


1st Tuesday, 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Grace Community Center, 406 W. Deleware Ave., Toledo
For: Sports-minded dads

1st Thursday, 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Open Dorr Family Resource Center, 1205 King Road, Toledo
For: Dads with school-aged kids

2nd Tuesday, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
East Toledo Family Center, 1020 Varland Ave., Toledo
For: Dads with younger kids

2nd Thursday, 5:30 - 7 p.m.
The Friendly Center, 1324 N. Superior Street, Toledo
For: Fun, game room and basketball

3rd Tuesday, 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Frederick Douglass Community Center, 1001 Indiana Ave., Toledo
For: Dads with school-aged kids

3rd Wednesday, 6 - 7:30 p.m.
James Caldwell Community Center, 3201 Stickney Ave., Toledo
For: Sports-minded dads

3rd Thursday, 5 - 6:30 p.m.
Aurora Gonzalez Family Center, 1949 Broadway, Toledo
For: Dads who like to cook with their kids

3rd Saturday, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Monroe Street Neighborhood Center, 3613 Monroe St., Toledo
For: Dads, kids and basketball

4th Tuesday, 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Crossroads Family Resource Center, 4543 Douglas Rd., Toledo
For: Dads, kids and basketball

Other Northcoast Dad's Club Services


For New Dads:
"New Daddy Packs" from the National Fatherhood Initiative, which include helpful information as members become new fathers.

"Boot Camp for New Dads," the top program in the country for new and expecting fathers.

"Doctor Dad" classes, for fathers of newborns, toddlers and small children. Teaches fathers how to help when a child is sick or injured, and other helpful safety information.

For All Dads:
Personalized fatherhood coaching services to help you overcome the challenges of becoming a responsible father. This may include help with finding a job, establishing paternity, addressing child support-related problems, etc.

Referrals to other organizations that serve fathers.