A Portrait of Father Involvement Three Years after Non-Marital Birth

Cynthia Osborne, PhD. and Daniel Dillon, MPAff; Freya Gaertner, MA;Rebecca Breeden, MPAff; Robert Brill, MPAff; Brittany Wright, MS;Eric Zimmerman, Graduate Research Assistant ; University of Texas at Austin, LBJ School of Public Affairs, Child and Family
October 2013

This is a link to a report that provides an overview of the intersection of in-hospital Acknowledgment of paternity (AOP), formal child support, informal support, parental relationships, and father involvement.  Analyses presented throughout this report are primarily descriptive in nature and aim to give a broad understanding of the characteristics associated with each topic. 

http://childandfamilyresearch.org/content/uploads/AOP_1st3_web.pdf