Child Maintenance, Father Child Relationships and Family Wellbeing

@inproceedings{Henry2015ChildMF,
  title={Child Maintenance, Father Child Relationships and Family Wellbeing},
  author={Paulette Andrea Henry},
  year={2015}
}
This study assesses the correlation between the provision of child maintenance and father child relationship which ultimately affects child wellbeing. Using a mixed method approach, court records were examined over a five year period and interviews with thirty fathers were conducted. The data reveal that the majority of fathers were in non-marital relationships, pointing to the vulnerability of children born within such unions especially when family finances are scarce. Perceptions on the… CONTINUE READING

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