We have been informed about the following list of current support groups. Please do ring the named contact if you wish to confirm details including meeting hours. Please note that unless a named Family Rights Group contact is provided, the groups and organisations listed below are run independently of Family Rights Group and we are not responsible for their activities. 


Family Rights has published a guide on good practice in setting up local kinship care support groups. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for a copy. If you wish to attend a group, rather than set one up, you may still find the guide useful.


Organisation

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren (Support Network) Cardiff

Contact name

Lee Dirkzwager or Susan Gleeson

Contact Telephone number

07759 241 720 or Lee 07875 732 337

Contact email

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Who is the group for?

All family and friends carers including grandparent carers living in Cardiff and surrounding areas

Where does the group meet?

Unite, 1 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9SD

Who runs the group?

Run by grandparents/kinship carers

How often does the group meet?

Monthly


Organisation

Newport Grandparents Support Group

Contact name

Leonora Hollington

Contact Telephone number

01633 815 979

Contact email

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Who is the group for?

Grandparents and Kinship Carers who are bringing up children

Where does the group meet?

Beechwood House, Beechwood Park, Christchurch Road, Newport, NP19 8AJ

Who runs the group?

Run by members

How often does the group meet?

First Friday of every month

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