Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, Inc.

181 Hillman Street, New Bedford Council on Aging, Building #9
New Bedford, MA 02740
Phone: (508) 996-0168

About this Location

For more than nine years, Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, Inc. has provided support to grandparents who are raising their grandchildren through monthly support groups, information, special programs and referral services.

Specialties and Services


  • Advocacy Services
  • Community Education & Outreach
  • Educational Meetings/Workshops
  • Resource and Referral Services
  • Support Groups (Open to Public)

Service Settings

  • Family Support Services
  • Self Help, Peer Support, Community Support Groups


  • Community Resources and Supportive Services

Evidence-Based Treatments and Special Programs

Support Group/Informational Meetings

  • Held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month
  • From 6 to 8 pm
  • Varying speakers/presentations (topics of interest)
Please call ahead to confirm meeting time/location


  • Portuguese
  • Spanish


  • Public Transportation Accessible

Referral and Intake Process

Referral Process

  • Does not apply
  • For more information, contact Brenda Grace 508-996-0168

Intake Process

  • Does not apply

Eligibility and Insurance


Eligible Gender:
Other Elgibility Criteria:

Play area, children welcome


  • Does not apply