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Steinway Child and Family Services
Grandparents Empowerment Movement (G.E.M.)



Address:700 Lenox Avenue, Building 6, Suite 1 New York NY 10039
Telephone(s):(212) 234-0978 (718) 389-5100
Fax:(212) 234-9245
World Wide Web: http://www.steinway.org/programs-services/services-for-older-people/


Description:

The GEM or Grandparents Empowerment Movement is for older adults who have assumed child care responsibilities.  GEM members care for grandchildren whose parents have substance abuse or mental illnesses, are incarcerated or who have life-threatening diseases.




Hours:

Please call to ensure current timings. General Membership Meeting third Wednesday of each month 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.


Eligibility Requirements:

Parenting grandparents


Admission Requirements/Documents:

free of charge


Fees/Methods of Payment:free of charge


Services Offered:Family CounselingParenting EducationWorkshops / Symposiums
Target Groups(By Need):Older Adults