Who we are

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren of Northeastern Pennsylvania is an organization dedicated to offering both information and support to grandparents and other kinship caregivers and their families. We are a 501c3 non-profit organization committed to serving these families in any way that we can.

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We rely on donors like you to operate. Your generous donations help us provide resources to grandparents raising grandchildren in the area. Monetary donations may be made by sending a check or money order to the address on our contact page. We thank you for your contributions. 

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Our Objectives

  • To ensure that families and community organizations obtain basic knowledge of available community resources.
  • To understand community systems, missions, programs and eligibility requirements and to educate families and providers with ways to access these systems, services and programs.
  • To ensure that families and community organizations have the opportunity to be exposed to new ideas and develop new skills as grandparents, family caregivers, and providers.
  • To explore core issues and concerns of grand families.
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14th ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Grandparents RAISING Grandchildren

This year’s event will take place on Friday, April 16, 2021 from 9:00am to 11:30am. The event will be virtual.
More information to follow.

Grandparents and Caretakers: Join us for a FREE day of educational sessions with local leaders who will share information and resources to aid in supporting those caring for their grandchildren.

Questions may be directed to Howard J. Grossman at 570-262-3443 or via email at grossmanhj@aol.com

Sponsored by: NEPA Intergenerational Coalition and The Pittston Memorial Library.

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