Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Project
2011 Enhancement Workshops
have been scheduled!
It is a pleasure to announce that the Montana GRG Project will
two Enhancement Workshops this summer.
The theme is “Communication” and a variety of professionals from all over the state will present on topics ranging from Technology & Internet Safety, Talking to Children About Parental Incarceration, and Working With Your Child’s School. In addition, the workshops will also feature panel discussions and informational vendors. Free childcare and travel assistance will be available to participants.
Saturday, June 11, 2011
Best Western Heritage Inn
Great Falls, Montana
Saturday, June 25, 2011
Billings Hotel & Convention Center
Print the registration brochure here.
Print the datesaver here.
Print the vendor information and registration here.
See the Great Falls agenda here.
See the Billings agenda here.
See session descriptions here.
See presenter bios here.
See the list of informational vendors (to date) here.
Forms for Workshop Registrants
Print the Travel Assistance Request form here.
Print the Great Falls Childcare Request form here.
Print the Great Falls Childcare map here.
Print the Billings Childcare Request form here.
Print the Billings Childcare map here.
Sleeping Room Block Information
A block of rooms is being held at both locations for the night before each workshop (June 10 in Great Falls and June 24 in Billings). Participants are responsible for making reservations and paying for their own accommodations. Please state that you are with the Grandparents Raising Grandchildren workshop in order to receive the published rate.
Best Western Heritage Inn, Great Falls
(406) 761-1900; $77 single/$86 double; cut-off date: May 28
Billings Hotel & Convention Center, Billings
(406) 248-7151; $77 single or double; cut-off date: June 10
GRG Brochure: This brochure provides
an overview of the "Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Project (GRG)",
describes "GRG Project Initiatives", "Facilitator Training"
and "Facilitator Updates".
GRG Services Brochure: This brochure provides the names and contacts for the numerous organizations that can give aid in the form of medical insurance, legal advice, assistance, subsidies and much more.
GRG Project Initiatives: This page provides
links and resources for information on GRG support groups, training, Mont
Guides and other useful information.
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SUPPORT GROUP FACILITATOR TRAINING
Keep checking here for 2011 facilitator training information.
Keeping checking here for 2011 support group information.
Find a list of Montana Grandfamily Support Contacts here.