Welcome to www.ResponsibleFatherhood.Illinois.Gov

"Being a father has brought me to a better understanding of my own father - it goes round and round" - D. Duchovny
"Every day do something that will inch you closer to a better tomorrow." - Doug Firebaugh
"Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter."- Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

Promoting Responsible Fatherhood

We are a state commission established by the Illinois State Legislature to promote the positive involvement of both parents in the lives of their children.

Mission of our Fatherhood Program

The mission of our fatherhood program is to significantly increase the number of children in Illinois that grow up with a responsible father in their lives.

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The Official Site of the Illinois Council on Responsible Fatherhood