New York City. Department for the Aging.
Grandparent Resource Center
Address:2 Lafayette St. New York NY 10007
World Wide Web: http://www.nyc.gov/html/dfta/html/caregiver/grandparents.shtml
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.
Mon.-Fri., 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.
Services Offered:Crisis Intervention
, Health Education
, Instructional Materials
, Legal Education/Information
, Mutual Support Groups
, Parent Counseling
, Recreational Activities
, Specialized Information and Referral
, Workshops / Symposiums
Target Groups(By Need):Families
, Older Adults