The "Hey Dad Care Card" by the DAY1DADS Impact Foundation gathers a multitude of father-focused resources. It encompasses mental health aid from BetterHelp, suicide prevention resources, and the Talk Suicide Direct Line. Alongside Canadian resources, it provides guidance on initiating conversations, access to the DADY1DADS Book Club, and connectivity through BuddyUp.
Augmented by additional resources from Care Card Canada, this comprehensive collection serves as a pivotal hub for fathers, promoting holistic well-being, nurturing a supportive community, and facilitating active participation in family life and beyond.
Access a comprehensive collection of mental health support, suicide prevention resources, conversation starters, and a vibrant community at your fingertips. Click here to empower yourself as a dad and nurture meaningful connections with your loved ones."
Through the BetterHelp link on the Hey Dad Care Card, gain instant access to professional counseling, instant messaging, digital resources, and more. Click below to prioritize your well-being and access the support you need, right when you need it.
For 40 years, we’ve been equipping Canadians with the information, knowledge and skills necessary to respond to people considering suicide. We educate online, in print, and interactively. Our library of over 50,000 suicide-specific items, the largest English-language collection of its kind, informs the work we do.
The Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Centre is a non-profit registered charity that helps families connect to support on their path to healing after pregnancy or infant loss. Families just like yours can work with us and get support from our team with a variety of services that address each stage of the loss journey.
The Men's Counselling Service offers counselling for men who are concerned that their anger and abusive behaviours are negatively impacting their family members. Our counsellors discuss with clients whether their partners feel emotionally and/or physically safe with them. Because this often is not the case, the focus of counselling at the Men’s Counselling Service becomes one of helping clients to rebuild this foundation of safety for their partners.
Our compiled catalog features an array of Federal and Provincial aid services designed to assist individuals in various situations of need. Ranging from financial provisions to healthcare and educational resources, our curated list aims to offer comprehensive support across multiple essential facets, ensuring accessible assistance for those seeking help.
Developed by mental health experts and funded by Movember, Movember Conversations is an online tool for those who want to feel more confident and informed when navigating an important conversation with a man in their life who might be struggling. Movember Conversations guides you through typical scenarios, walking through the kind of conversational prompts and responses that help to open up a conversation and keep it flowing meaningfully.
Wood‘s Homes is a mental health centre that provides treatment and support for children, young people, adults and families with mental health challenges. They are a non-profit organization and have been working with families since 1914.
DAY1DADS Impact Foundation is a non-profit organization founded by two friends and fathers, Curtis and Steve, with over 25 years of friendship.
Their mission is to connect dads with the supports and resources they need to be the best fathers they can be. They believe that every dad has the potential to make a positive impact in the lives of their children, and they’re dedicated to providing the tools and support dads need to succeed.
Their goals with D1D is to create a strong, supportive community of dads who can rely on each other for help, advice, and encouragement as they navigate the challenges and joys of fatherhood.
Our various fundraising initiatives generate funds that are invested in programs and supports specifically tailored to aid fathers and their families. From the Annual Golf Tournament to Family Social Events, Social Impact Recycling, and the 'Wear With Care' merchandise program, every contribution directly fuels initiatives dedicated to bolstering and empowering fathers and their families..
Our 4th annual Charity Golf Tournament is a key fundraiser, uniting our community to support fathers and families. With dedicated sponsors, this event drives our mission, generating vital funds for those in need.
Individuals, organizations and events can donate their recyclable materials to support a great cause. By recycling with us, you're not only helping to divert waste from landfills and reduce the environmental impact of our communities, but you're also making a meaningful contribution to the well-being of Dads.
We invite you to consider supporting DAY1DADS Impact Foundation through your corporate Benevity giving program. Your contribution will directly contribute to our mission of providing essential support and resources to fathers navigating the challenges of modern-day parenting.
Our mission for fundraising is to unlock action to support the needs of Dads and their families. Your decision to invest with us allows our Foundation to further our impact and reach enabling us to meet our goals and improve conditions in the community.