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Grandparent Leadership Seminar

The Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Project and Montana Children’s Trust Fund grant are holding a Grandparent Leadership Seminar on April 9th 9am-3pm at the Heritage Inn in Great Falls .

The seminar is a one day workshop to encourage grandparent leadership within their group and community. The topics covered will include legal issues surrounding grandparents raising grandchildren (specifically guardianship outside of the child welfare system), communication with incarcerated parents, and leadership and advocacy opportunities. Attendees will be expected to return to their local groups, practice their leadership skills, and share what they have learned at the seminar.

Grandparents travelling further than a 60 mile radius are eligible for compensation for hotel, meals and mileage. There are limited scholarship opportunities, sign up early! Deadline to register is Monday, March 11, 2019.

Contact Sandy Bailey (406) 994-6745 baileys@montana.edu, Kelly Moore (406) 258-4206 kmoore@montana.edu, Tracey Robecker (406) 994-3395 tracey.robecker@montana.edu, or Jackie Rumph (406)256-2828 jackie.rumph@montana.edu if you have any questions or would like to register.