Kinship Care Support Group
Free Support Group for Kinship Caregivers
Grandparents, aunts, uncles and other relatives who are raising children are invited to the county's support group. Find out about community resources you may not have know exists. Talk with others who understand how difficult and joyful this responsibility can be.
Free childcare is available during the meeting. This support group is for residents of Fairfax County or the cities of Fairfax and Falls Church.
Please call ahead to register and to request childcare at the kinship registration line: 703-324-5447, TTY 711. Please indicate whether you need childcare or reasonable ADA accommodations.
The South County Support Group
Bryant Alternative High School
2709 Popkins Lane
Rooms 40 and 41 (Adult Ed. entrance)
Alexandria, VA 22306
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on these dates in 2015:
- July 9
- August 13
- September 3 and 17
- October 1 and 22
- November 5 and 19
For additional information, contact Mary Shepherd (FCPS) 703-204-4340 or Kim Karlinchak (DFS) 703-324-5447, TTY 711.
Sponsored by Fairfax County Department of Family Services (DFS) and
Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS),
Department of Communications & Community Outreach.
Fairfax County is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of a
disability in all county programs, services and activities.
Reasonable ADA accommodations will be provided upon request. To request accommodations, call 703-324-5447, TTY 711.