Supportive Older Women’s Network (SOWN) Support Groups

Posted by on July 12, 2002

Do you know Adults 60 and Over Who Are Raising Children 18 and Under?

Supportive Older women’s Network (SOWN) is offering and developing Support Groups for Seniors, both men and women, over 60 who are raising children 18 and under.

Current sites are:
Spring Garden Senior Center, 1221 Spring Garden Street on Mondays at 10 am and
South Philadelphia Senior Center, 1430 E. Passyunk Avenue, on Wednesdays at 10:15 am.

Groups will be developed in other parts of the city, as well as phone groups for seniors who find it difficult to leave their homes for meetings.

Groups will provide support as well as sharing of information and resources.

SOWN invites you to contact Carolyn Schneider at SOWN, 215-477-6000 or email with questions and referrals.

The program is funded by Philadelphia Corporation for Aging.

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