Community-Based Supports

Bucks County Grandfamilies Support GroupThis is a support group facilitated by grandparents for grandparents and other relatives raising the children of loved ones. Build support, discuss topics related to challenges, celebrate successes, broaden areas of knowledge, and educate others through lived experience. Download the flyer here.

Child & Family FocusChild & Family Focus (CFF) provides short-term, temporary care to families in Bucks County, PA who do
not currently have resources or natural supports to assist in caring for a child with a mental health
diagnosis. Unlike typical childcare, respite care is utilized to increase the wellness of the family and
prevent unwanted crises by enabling caregivers to take a break.  Learn more here.
Respite Referral  |  Respite Services  |  Respite Services - Information for Providers

generations unitedThe mission of Generations United is to improve the lives of children, youth, and older people through intergenerational collaboration, public policies, and programs for the enduring benefit of all. They believe in a world that values and engages all generations. Learn more here.

KinConnector Helpline

KinConnector acts as a bridge that helps families identify resources, including gaining access to local, state, and federal resources. Call 1-866-KIN-2111 (1-866-546-2111). Assistance is available Monday through Thursday, 9 am to 10 pm, and Friday, 9 am to 5 pm. Click here for more information.

Penn State Intergenerational Program

Through this Penn State Extension program, new intergenerational initiatives are developed and studied to learn more about their impact on program participants and surrounding communities. The primary goal is to provide leadership and resource support for organizations —within Pennsylvania and beyond— interested in establishing intergenerational programs that enrich people's lives and help address vital social and community issues. Learn more

SeniorLaw Center

SeniorLAW Center is the only nonprofit law organization in Pennsylvania devoted to protecting the legal rights of seniors. They seek justice for older people by using the power of the law, educating the community and advocating on local, state and national levels. Click here for details.

YMCA of Bucks County

YMCA of Bucks County is a charitable, non-profit organization whose purpose is to improve the quality of community life. They build character by promoting the values of caring, respect, honesty, and responsibility. Financial Assistance  |  Membership Information  |  Operation Compassion