What is the R3 Academy?

R3 Academy for Dads of Healthy Relationships California (HRC) gives fathers the tools & skills to improve their relationships with their kids, co-parents, and co-workers. HRC has received Federal funding to conduct research and offer this workshop at no charge to participants in California. Workshops are available in-person, via zoom, and on-demand.

Dads, stepdads, father figures! At the R3 Academy you will learn:


  • Ways to CONNECT better with your kids!
  • Insights to IMPROVE all your relationships!
  • Tools to RESOLVE problems when they come up!
  • Tips to get a NEW job or a BETTER one!
  • Ideas to help your kids THRIVE in school & life!
This class has improved my emotional intelligence and close-ness with my kids. It has helped me to do more listening and less preaching. My kids trust me now more than before.

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The R3 Academy Customer Service Line is available 24/7. Leave a message at (877) 989-7501 and a R3 Academy representative will respond within 2-business days.
These programs teach valuable relationship skills that have been helpful to many! These programs are not, however, intended for treatment of domestic violence, drug or alcohol abuse, or other addictions. If you are experiencing any of these in your relationship, we urge you to seek additional support. if you need help with domestic violence:


Funding for this project was provided by the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Grant: #90ZJ0046. These services are available to all eligible persons, regardless of race, gender, age, disability, or religion.

Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families.

Healthy Relationships California (HRC) is currently conducting a study to understand how the R3 Academy for Dads benefits fathers. Participation in this research study is completely voluntary. Participants are compensated based on achieving attendance milestones and survey participation.