Archive for the ‘Grandparents Raising Grandchildren’ Category

10/22/2019

ACCA’s 2019 Annual Meeting

ACCA held its annual meeting Monday afternoon where staff, community partners, and board members were recognized and thanked for their efforts in making 2019 a successful year for ACCA.  This year’s theme, Stories of Us, told stories of the people that we serve, the innovative and impactful work that we […]

09/05/2019

Grandparents Day 2019

Throughout the country, Grandparents and other relative caregivers provide a safe and loving home to their grandchildren or other children in their care. More than 7.8 million children in the United States live in a household headed by a grandparent or relative caregiver. Since 2006, ACCA has supported relative caregivers […]

02/18/2019

What can ACCA do for you?

Many people don’t realize the full range of services we offer at ACCA. Do you need help navigating the complexity of Medicare or planning ahead to long term care needs? Are you or someone you love in need of nutritional support following a hospital stay or do you know a […]

11/06/2015

GRG Holiday Wish List

Thank you for bringing holiday cheer to our families this season! Grandparents Raising Grandchildren here at ACCA are collecting presents to distribute to the children in our GRG program. It can be very difficult for these families to spare enough money to buy presents. We want to help! If you […]

10/15/2012

Squashing Senior Hunger

ACCA is so excited about the first OFFICIAL Campus Kitchen at UGA meal going out today to some of our clients!! Look at this great spread of grilled chicken, roasted sweet potatoes, fresh fruit, green salad, wheat roll and a cookie.  This will happen every Monday going forward! Together we  […]

09/18/2012

Squashing Senior Hunger with Tomato Plants

ACCA’s Grandparents Raising Grandchildren program would like to give a shout out to Sarah Jackson and the UGArden.  Sarah and the UGArden   helped  the grandparents in our program get over 60 tomato plants for their families this past summer. They are still enjoying home grown tomatoes from these plants […]

06/06/2012

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Summer Food Program Underway…

ACCA’s Grandparents Raising Grandchildren program made its second summer food delivery this week delivering two bags full of lunches and snacks to each GRG child.  This program is helping fill the gap during the summer months while area students are getting meals from the school.  How can you or your […]

03/29/2012

ACCA’s Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Program is Excited to Announce A Summer Meal Program

Through a partnership with the Northeast Georgia Food Bank, Grandparents Raising Grandchildren (GRG) will provide much needed assistance with meals during the summer months when the grandchildren are not receiving free/reduced lunches and breakfasts through their local schools.  Our program will provide a bag of food, which includes six meals […]

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