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Grandparents raising children meeting series

4/11/2019, noon
Joliet Township High School Bridge Builder Mary White invites all grandparents raising children to upcoming meetings that focus on topics ...

Joliet Township High School Bridge Builder Mary White invites all grandparents raising children to upcoming meetings that focus on topics relevant to the unique needs of grandparents. The meetings will be held on April 23, May 28, and June 25 from 9 to 10 a.m. at the JTHS Administrative Center, 300 Caterpillar Drive in Joliet.

Meeting attendees will have the opportunity to participate in the Multigenerational Food Box Program through the Northern Illinois Food Bank. This program is available to grandparents age 60 or older who are raising grandchildren and reside in Will County. Program applications will be available at the meeting.

Upcoming meetings are held on the following dates:

April 23

Youth Mental Health & Medication Management Presented by Rita Gray, Psy.D., M.S., R.N., Will County Health Department Director of Clinical Training

May 28

Senior Services & Self-Care Presented by Barry Kolanowski, Executive Director for Senior Services of Will County

June 25

Adoption, Guardianship, Adult Guardianship & Back Up Planning Presented by Patti Fell, Director of Development and Community Outreach for the Center for Law & Social Work

To RSVP to one or all of the meetings, please contact Kristine Schlismann at (815) 727-6967 or email kschlismann@jths.orgkschlismann@jths.org