Lydia V. Esteves - Removing Barriers

The Father Factor: National Head Start Institute on Father Involvement

Using her own family as an example, Lydia Velez Esteves, Executive Director of Sin Barreras (Without Barriers), shows how important a father’s emotional support can be to children. Barreras encourages mothers and child advocates to meet fathers halfway, and to be open to fathers’ willingness to be involved in their children’s lives.

Lydia V. Esteves - Removing Barriers. The Father Factor: National Head Start Institute on Father Involvement. HHS/ACF/ACYF/HSB. 2004. English. Streaming Video. 00:25:00.

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