Posted on June 7, 2017

Grandparent’s Experiences of Kinship Care – Repair and Rescue, rather than Pleasure and Leisure.

Originally posted on Ageing Issues:
So often grand-parenting is presented as a fun and fickle leisure activity of wealthy Baby Boomers. For many grand-parents, the idyll of days out, holidays and baby-sitting is a remote possibility. Research by Grandparents Plus has found that in England alone there are 153,000 children living with relatives, and over…