Finding Help

Grandfather and son

Many kinship caregivers are grandparents and other older individuals who are unexpectedly raising a family for the second time. The stress of caring for young children, accompanied by their own difficulties, can be overwhelming. Caregivers and the children they raise may also experience serious emotional stress, in addition to their economic problems. The links below can provide information to help you face some of the challenges of taking care of your grandchildren or other family members.