"Family and Consumer Education strengthening families and communities"
The RAPP Mission Statement
The Relatives as Parents Program strives to make a difference in the lives of relative caregivers and the children they care for by providing educationand support. RAPP is committed to assisting caregivers and youth in building and strengthening family ties.
RAPP provides the following:
- Education and trainging to learn new parenting and coping skills
- Mutual peer support groups
- Referral and access to appropriate community based services and resources
- Intergenerational activities and respite
For more information about RAPP and/or volunteering call 845-340-3990.
Jennifer Patterson, RAPP Program Coordinator at ext. 343 or Allison Reidy, RAPP Youth Educator at ext. 343
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