Nonresident Fathers and Child Development : Early Childhood (2-6).

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National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse.
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NRFC Quick Statistics and Research Reviews
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This fact sheet includes information and research findings on the child development of young children who are ages 2 through 6 years and do not reside with their fathers. Research results are shared on father-child contact, father engagement, and father financial support and their impact on cognitive development, social and emotional development, and externalizing behaviors of the children. References are provided for the statistics cited.

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