It takes a village to raise a child

My work

I work to develop services for children that engage all the family. The evidence backs this up but the practice is unusual.
Duncan Fisher OBE
The thing I am best at is starting projects and finding a way towards financial sustainability. I got an OBE from the Queen in 2008 for my work.

Projects I have started: past and present

Child and Family Blog

A project for Cambridge and Princeton Universities to communicate and promote important child and family research.

Kids in the Middle

An alliance of family lawyers/mediators and young people to provide on-line support for young people in separating families.

Family Included network

An international midwifery network to promote family inclusive maternal/child health. Projects starting in Nigeria Jordan Trinidad.

Work Care Share

Very early stage start-up: a UK alliance to highlight crisis in how care is organised and how this generates gender inequality.

Fatherhood Global

Early stage start-up. Alliance of the world’s leading fatherhood researchers to promote understanding of fatherhood and family relationships.

Fatherhood Institute

I co-founded the Institute and was CEO between 1996 and 2008.

Dad Info website

I led the launch of Dad.Info, a UK website for fathers, now being run by Family Matters Institute.

Travel Foundation

I was a co-founder of the Travel Foundation before I became a parent.

My blog

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