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  1. Grandfamilies – Relatives as Parents Program

    Are you a grandparent raising a grandchild? This FREE program, located in Chesapeake, is for you.

    April 15, 2021
  2. Kids’ Kindle Book: Grandpa’s Lessons on Hiking and Life

    This colorful, engaging children’s book offers lessons and tips for hiking.

    February 22, 2021
  3. Kids’ Kindle Book: Can Old Be Beautiful?

    This book is part of the Cultivating Compassion in Children series. Six-year-old Maggie questions her grandmother whether old things can be beautiful.

    February 5, 2021
  4. Kids’ Kindle Book: My Nana And Me

    A joyful story celebrating the love between a granddaughter and her grandmother.

    January 22, 2020
  5. Grandparents Day Events

    Grandparents Day Events and Activities in Hampton Roads, Virginia.

    September 8, 2018
  6. Kids’ Kindle Book: In Grandma’s Arms – A beautiful poem of love for Grandma

    One of the best parts about being a parent? One day, you get to be a grandparent! In this poem (written by Aviva Gittle as her own grandson slept soundly in the crook of her arm) a baby boy is safe and sound in his Grandma’s loving arms as she dreams of the man her grandson will become.

    August 26, 2018
  7. Healthy Grandfamilies

    If you are a Hampton Roads Grandparent raising a Grandchild, make sure to check out this great local support program.

    August 22, 2017
  8. Great Grands Coffee Chat

    Join other grandparents and relative caregivers for a time of sharing in the regular Great Grands Coffee Chat meetings.

    October 29, 2016
  9. Bedtime Story Suggestion: Great Grandma’s Gifts

    Arlene is a little girl who loves to make things. She begins by making presents for her doll, Maggie. As she grows up, she moves on to creating gifts for her own children and grandchildren. This is a lovely story that is designed to help children see a different side of the elders in their lives and understand that they were once children, too.

    August 26, 2016
  10. Seniors Enjoy 1/2 Off Admission to the Virginia Aquarium in October!

    A nice discount for the grandparents! During the month of October 2015 Seniors aged 62 or older can enjoy 50% off the Senior Discounted Admission to the Virginia Aquarium on weekdays (Monday-Friday). Click HERE for more…

    October 10, 2015
  11. Bedtime Story Suggestion: Grandparents’ Day

    In this heartwarming story, a loving grandchild cares for her elderly grandparents as she fondly recalls how they did the same for her when she was younger.

    September 10, 2015