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For Immediate Release:
December 20, 2013
Media Contact:
Lillian A. Abreu
abreul@miamidade.gov
786-469-4682

Miami Dade County Community Action and Human Services Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Fearless Caregiver Conference


(MIAMI, December 20, 2013) - Grandparents Raising Grandchildren held its annual Fearless Caregiver Conference at the Florida International University Kovens Conference Center in North Miami.  Attendees participated in array of informational sessions which provided guidance for families and professional caregivers.  The conference was supported by representatives from the Alzheimer’s Association, Alliance for Aging, Captioncall, Humana and Discount Medical Supplies.  

The Grandparents Raising Grandchildren support group meets at the Goulds Community Service Center the second Thursday of each month at 5:00 pm.  During scheduled meetings, guest speakers, exhibitors and community stakeholders are invited to empower the group and support the departmental initiative of assisting grandparents raising grandchildren in Miami-Dade County.

The Goulds Community Center is located at 21300 SW 122nd Avenue, Miami, Florida, 33170.  For more information call Rhonda Moses, Team Manager at (305) 233 -2121.