Thursday, July 03, 2008

New Online Resource About the Needs of Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Casey Family Programs, the ABA Center on Children and the Law and Generations United have partnered to create the Grandfamilies State Law and Policy Resource Center, at The website educates caregivers, legislators, advocates, policymakers and attorneys about state laws and legislation in support of grandfamilies. The site’s easy-to-use database allows for a search of laws and legislation that address common legal questions surrounding kinship care. Analysis, illustrative stories, and related resources accompany each topic.