Grandparents as Parents (GAP) - Manatee Children's Services


Meets every 3rd Saturday from 11:30am to 1:30pm. Lunch and Child Care provided at no cost. Join a discussion group or listen to others who have walked in your shoes. Speakers come in to help with financial advice and planning, adoption, health and educational situations.

Learn what is there to help you help the children. Call Nancy Darr at 941.756.8197 for more informations and a tender ear.



Manatee Childrens Services


MCS provides many services for children and families.

Programs include:

  • Child Advocacy
  • Emergency Shelter
  • Prevention Services
  • Residential Program
  • Street Outreach
  • Trauma Focused Clinical Services

See website for more information.


453 Cortez Road West
Bradenton, FL 34207