Programs & Services

Grandparents Raising Grandchild Support Groups - G.R.G.

G.R.G. meets in a casual and welcoming environment, offering education and support to grandparents who are raising grandchildren. Grandparents have the opportunity to meet other caregivers, develop a network of support, and receive information about resources and services available.

Meetings take place on the second Wednesday of each month during the school year, at the Wood County Educational Service Center, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Dinner is served at 6 p.m., and the program begins at 6:30 p.m. Child care will be provided for children who are preschool-age or older. Free - no registration required.

For additional information, please contact:
Felicia Otte
419-308-9010 ext. 237

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March 13, 2019 - Financial Resources: Staff from local agencies in Wood County will discuss financial assistance and other available resources, and also answer other questions group members may have.

April 10, 2019 - Emotional/Behavioral Well-Being: Mental health professionals will join our meeting for a question and answer session with group members, to answer individual questions, as well as share resources available in Wood County.

Grandparent with grandchild walking in woods

2018-2019 Meeting Schedule

  • September 12, 2018
  • October 10, 2018
  • November 14, 2018
  • December 12, 2018
  • January 9, 2019
  • February 13, 2019
  • March 13, 2019
  • April 10, 2019
  • May 8, 2019