5 Ways To Help Your Child Cope With Having An Absentee Father

Approximately 33 percent of American children live in a fatherless home. Some fathers live out of state but enjoy spending fun-filled summers and holiday breaks with their children. Other fathers show up every other weekend to pick up their kids for a couple days of quality bonding time. Unfortunately, there are also some fathers who don't show up for weekends, holidays, summer vacation -- or any time at all -- with their children.