Grandparents Raising Grandchildren/Teenagers

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Description & Services
Areas Served Canada
Description Counselling support group for grandparents raising grandchildren/teenagers *provides emotional support to grandparents who have been denied access to their grandchildren or teenagers, or who are raising them * promotes awareness to make the public and professionals aware of this problem and to influence provincial family law to recognize the rights of grandparents
Dates Year round
Hours Irregular, call for details
Accessibility Not Accessible
Languages English
Fees Membership
Eligibility Grandparents who have been refused access to their grandchildren because of family breakdown or other reasons
Application Call to confirm meeting time and place
Meetings Meetings from September until May * Location: North Toronto Memorial Community Centre, 200 Eglinton Ave. West, Toronto, Wheelchair accessible * Babysitting provided * Please call prior to attending meeting * Meetings for grandparents raising grandchildren are held on the 3rd Sunday of each month * Meetings for grandparents denied access to their grandchildren are held on the 4th Sunday of each month
Location, Telephone & Internet
Location Toronto
Office Phone 416-513-9404
Crisis Phone 905-686-1509
Record Details
Subjects Counselling ; Grandparents
Contact Information
Mailing Address c/o c/o Joan Brooks, President 
14 Spadina Ave, Ste 509 
Toronto, ON M5R 3M4
Special Information
Seniors Headings Support Groups
Other Details
Alternate Name GRAND Society ; Grandparents Requesting Access and Dignity Society
Funding Fees


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