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In-Person Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Group Meeting in Mt. Vernon


Tuesday, September 12, 2023    
10:30 am - 11:30 am


Christian Fellowship Church
2416 Cherry St., Mt. Vernon , Illinois, 62864

Event Type

A free, in-person gathering where grandparents raising grandchildren can find support and information

The Heartland Human Services Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Group (GRG) will meet on Sep. 12 at 10:30 a.m.

The GRG program is designed for any individual raising a child they did not intend to.

Meetings are held monthly to provide:

  • Support
  • Education on a variety of topics
  • Respite
  • Access to additional resources

This meeting will feature Matt Robbins from Swan Services. He will provide information and answer questions about what the agency offers.

Refreshments will be available.

See the GRG flyer for more details.

For more information, contact the GRG support group facilitator at (217) 347-7179, ext. 1062.

GRG support groups also meet monthly in Clay, Effingham, Fayette and Marion counties.