Where Men are Needed and Fathers are Few

Dr. Jose Aviles

Here is one of my articles which appeared on the the Good Men Project. I plan to do a follow up piece on this.


Where Men are Needed and Fathers are Few February 19, 2014 by Jose Aviles 12 Comments Almost half of the children in the United States don’t know what a father even is, Jose Aviles is looking to change that from the inside out. —- 43% of US children live without their father, 90% of homeless and runaway children are from fatherless homes, 85% of youths in prisons grew up in a fatherless home. Fatherless boys and girls are: twice as likely to drop out of high school; twice as likely to end up in jail; four times more likely to need help for emotional or behavioral problems. I got these statistics from thefatherlessgeneration.wordpress.com and they are pretty disturbing but ring true and factual indeed. You see, I…

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