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New York City. Department for the Aging.
Grandparent Resource Center



Address:2 Lafayette St. New York NY 10007
Telephone(s):212-442-1094 311
Fax:
World Wide Web: http://www.nyc.gov/html/dfta/html/caregiver/grandparents.shtml


Description:

The Grandparent Resource Center provides a number of supportive services that include information and referral, recreational activities, educational workshops, advocacy, and case assistance to people who are raising grandchildren and other young relatives and need services to help them with this new role. The Center sponsors a network for grandparent support group facilitators to exchange ideas, collaborate on events, and receive specialized training.




Hours:

Mon.-Fri., 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.


Services Offered:Crisis InterventionHealth EducationInstructional MaterialsLegal Education/InformationLibrariesMutual Support GroupsParent CounselingRecreational ActivitiesSpecialized Information and ReferralWorkshops / Symposiums
Target Groups(By Need):FamiliesOlder Adults