New Group for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren at LHAND

 

A newly formed free support group for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren will meet the first and third Thursday of the month at Lynn Housing Authority Community Room located at 10 church street in Lynn. The support group will meet from 9:30 – 11:30 and be facilitated by a social worker.

The mission of the Grandparent Raising Grandchildren support group is to unite, empower and support grandparents whom are in the role of primary and or secondary caregiver of their grandchildren. There will be guest speakers, who will present information that is directly relevant to group members and free activities for grandparent and grandchildren.

The group will discuss topic such as: Establishing and Maintaining Boundaries, Understanding IEP’s , Changing Roles For Grandparents, Understanding Substance Abuse, Adoption vs. Guardianship, Health and Nutrition and Feelings vs. Facts.

 

The next two meetings will be held on:

 

  • February Thursday Feb 7
  • February Thursday Feb 21 * activity for grandparents and children with RAW Art Works. 

 

Please RSVP your attendance to the Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support group by calling Meegan Best at 781-477-1641.

 

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