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Reflecting on your own father relationship?
Find support organisations for your or your friends and family.Read more about this
Want to have a conversation about the films?
Get discussion guides for the Heartlines Fathers Matter Films.Read more about this
Are you a father looking for resources?
Get tips and resources to help you as a dad.Read more about this
Are you looking for church resources?
Find out more about rolling out Fathers Matter in your church.Read more about this
Do you want resources for your organisation?
Get resources to help fathers in your organisation or community.Read more about this
How can fathers get involved in ECD?
Find out more about Fathers Matter's work in early childhood development.Read more about this
Bikers hitting the road with purpose
“It's another way of bringing fathers back together with their sons.” – Sipho Mbatha
Watch the extraordinary story of a group of bikers from Soweto, Johannesburg, who are on a mission to help fathers be positively and actively involved in their children's lives, and to be positive role models for the fatherless children in their communities.
How to understand your journey as a survivor of abuse
Even though Martin had the house, wife and child he'd always wanted, he lived with the fear of perpetuating the same violence he experienced growing up, because “society” had programmed him to think that victims are doomed to repeat the same violence they experience.Read more about How to understand your journey as a survivor of abuse
Hitting the road with purpose
Watch the story of how a biking club in Soweto is encouraging men to show up and share their lives and passions (including biking) with their children.
Heartlines Fathers Matter Ambassadors Conference
The Heartlines Fathers Matter Conference took place in October 2023
at the Good News Convention Center in Muldersdrift. People from different walks
of life came together to discuss and unpack an issue many grapple with:
A dad’s greatest influence and responsibility is in their home
It’s not in the boardroom, at the office or on the sports field where a father matters most, but right at home, says Zane Meas.Read more about A dad’s greatest influence and responsibility is in their home