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Resources for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

About 1.3 million children in the United States has no parent present in a grandparent-headed household which means that the grandparents are the primary source of care for these children. About half of these grandchildren live in households that have incomes under $20,000.

Senior programs such as Meals-on-Wheels exclude children. However, some programs are available for the children that is not based on the grandparent’s household income.

Click on these links to find the resources that are available to help you:

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren @ USA.gov

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren @ AARP.org