Grandparents Doing It Tough

Grandparents
Doing It
Tough…

Who is this group for?

This monthly support group is for grandparents who are raising their grandchildren.

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Grandparents
doing it tough

We know grandparents face many challenges when confronted with the unexpected responsibility of caring for young children or teenagers, including:

  • Loss of independence, and retirement plans
  • Emotional and psychological issues
  • Behavioural problems/lack of behavioural strategies
  • Challenges with setting boundaries or establishing routines
  • Social isolation
  • Dealing with courts and the legal system
  • Increased stress and financial hardship
  • Decreased energy
  • Child development issues
  • Grief and loss
  • Dealing with schools and advocating for children
  • Holiday care activities/respite care
  • Accessing community resources, especially for young people with disabilities

Join us for this support group, which will offer you:

  • Understanding
  • Friendship
  • Shared experiences and knowledge
  • Social activities
  • Parenting strategies
  • Support and advocacy
  • Education
  • Guest speakers

Group Meeting Info

Fees, times & how to book

FEES: FREE

LOCATION:  Tocumwal Library, 57 Deniliquin Street, Tocumwal

WHEN: Every 3rd Friday of the month (view in calendar)

TIME: 10:00am – 12:00pm

FACILITATOR: Tammy

FORMS:

HOW TO APPLY: For further information or to register your interest please contact Centacare South West NSW call 1300 619 379 or enquire online.

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What’s coming up?

october

202111oct10:00 am12:00 pmKeeping Kids Calm - Online Course4 week course (11/10/2021 - 1/11/21)10:00 am - 12:00 pm Event Status:Starts Oct 11. Registrations close Sep 27, 2021

202114oct11:00 am1:00 pmAnger Management - Online Course6 week course (14/10/2021 - 18/11/21)11:00 am - 1:00 pm Event Status:Starts Oct 14. Registrations close Sep 30, 2021

202115oct10:00 am12:00 pmGrandparents Doing It ToughMonthly support group10:00 am - 12:00 pm Tocumwal Library, 57 Deniliquin StreetEvent Status:Meets Monthly. Join anytime!

november

202101nov6:00 pm8:00 pmEngaging Adolescents - Online Course3 week course (1/11/2021 - 15/11/21)6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Event Status:Starts Nov 1. Registrations close Oct 18, 2021

202104nov6:00 pm8:00 pmKeeping Kids In Mind - Online Course5 week course (4/11/2021 - 2/12/21)6:00 pm - 8:00 pm OnlineEvent Status:Starts Nov 4. Registrations close Oct 21, 2021

202110nov12:00 pm2:00 pmParenting Children with ADHD - ONLINE3 week course (10/11/2021 - 24/11/21)12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Event Status:Starts Nov 10. Registrations close Oct 27, 2021

202119nov10:00 am12:00 pmGrandparents Doing It ToughMonthly support group10:00 am - 12:00 pm Tocumwal Library, 57 Deniliquin StreetEvent Status:Meets Monthly. Join anytime!

december

202117dec10:00 am12:00 pmGrandparents Doing It ToughMonthly support group10:00 am - 12:00 pm Tocumwal Library, 57 Deniliquin StreetEvent Status:Meets Monthly. Join anytime!

january

202221jan10:00 am12:00 pmGrandparents Doing It ToughMonthly support group10:00 am - 12:00 pm Tocumwal Library, 57 Deniliquin StreetEvent Status:Meets Monthly. Join anytime!

february

202218feb10:00 am12:00 pmGrandparents Doing It ToughMonthly support group10:00 am - 12:00 pm Tocumwal Library, 57 Deniliquin StreetEvent Status:Meets Monthly. Join anytime!

october, 2021

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