AARP Foundation - Grandparent Rights


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United Way of Lancaster County
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides national and local level information and referral for grandparents in their varying roles (with a special emphasis on grandparents who are raising grandchildren). Works collaboratively with a wide array of partners, including program practitioners, researchers, policymakers, and corporations to increase outreach, resources and services for grandparents. Publish a free quarterly newsletter for grandparents raising grandchildren. Extensive website features articles for grandparents as well as a Grandparent Support Database and State Fact Sheets for Grandparents and other Relatives Raising Children.
Geographical AreaAdams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Bucks, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Snyder, Somerset, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Venango, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, Wyoming, York
Intake ProcedureContact local representatives or contact national office by email, fax or mail
Client Information
Age GroupSenior Citizens
Languages SpokenSome materials available in Spanish
EligibilityNo eligibility requirements to receive grandparenting materials
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesGrandparenting materials are available free of charge
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm, EST
Contact Information
Contact's Name Amy Boyer
Contact's Position National Coordinator
Contact's Phone 888-472-6318
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 AARP National Headquarters
Physical Site Address 2 601 E Street, NW
Physical Site City, State, Zip Washington, DC 20049
Main Phone 888-472-6318
Fax 202-434-6466
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: AARP
Affiliated Program: AARP
This Service: AARP Foundation - Grandparent Rights
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Grandparent Rights (FT-3000.2500)
Grandparents (YK-6500.2500)
Specialized Information and Referral (TJ-3000.8000)