Dad's view: parenting

Becoming a dad and caring for both a newborn baby and your partner can be a huge adjustment. Here we offer advice for new dads on things you might face once your baby is born.
Here we give tips for new dads on caring for a newborn baby. There is always something to be done and this time is a great opportunity for dads to begin bonding with their baby.
Having a baby can affect your relationship. Here we look at how to resolve problems with advice for new dads on staying supportive after childbirth.
This article provides breastfeeding info for dads, including how to support your partner emotionally and practically with breastfeeding and your role with formula feeding.
Sex after pregnancy: Resuming your sex life after birth may take time. This article discusses when you can have sex after birth and the impact of breastfeeding on sex.
Becoming a parent involves shifts in your lifestyle. This article offers information for new dads on fathers' rights at work, stress after childbirth and relationships.
Family finances are an important consideration after your child is born. Read about costs related to having a baby including childcare, and about parental benefits and savings.
New parents have the right to Shared Parental Leave. What is this new right and how do you apply for it?
This article outlines your paternity rights regarding statutory paternity leave and pay with information on ordinary and additional paternity leave in the UK.
What is flexible working and how do you request it? Find out more about flexible working hours, your rights, making an application in the UK and the potential benefits here.
What is parental leave and how long is it for? Find out about your rights with our guide to parental leave entitlements for mums and dads in the UK.
The birth of a child can be emotionally challenging for some new dads. Find information on postnatal depression in fathers including causes, symptoms and treatment.