Well over 5 million grandparents are raising their grandchildren. God Bless you all. Grandparents custody has it's own set of challenges. You will find a treasure trove of resources (financial, legal and emotional) to continue to care for these children right here on our site. If there is anything you don't find here please just leave us a message and we will see if we can find an answer for you.


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Caring Grandparents will go to the ends of the earth to support and Affirm our grandchildren. It is not only the most powerful thing we can do but it is also a Grandparents Right.

I know you care about your grandchildren because you have come to this site. I will warn you that caring isn’t enough. If you are among the 2.5 million grandparents actually raising grandkids then here is an essential bit of advice. If you see disaster coming the wa Read More

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You may be surprised to know that over 6 million households (Headed by Heroic Grandparents) in America today are involved in rescuing grandchildren from non-functioning family units. Many of these arrangements are informal in nature. This causes all kinds of problems for Grandparents Rights in every case as well as added instability for the grandchildren.

Here is how it works in many ca Read More

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When can grandparents be awarded custody of their grandchildren

grandparents rightsGrandparents can be awarded custody of their grandchild or grandchildren under certain circumstances. However, there will need to be a compelling reason for Read More

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Grandparents raising grandchildren should consider their situation and their rights

grandparents rightsThe number of children being raised by their grandparents has risen sharply since the start of the recession in 2007, according to a Pew Research Center study that found one in 10 children in the US now lives with a grandparent.

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What is considered by courts regarding grandparents custody

grandparnets custodyCourts grant grandparents visitation or grandparents custody to grandparents only when certain conditions provided in state statutes are met. Conditions for a grandparent t Read More

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Grandparents rights in different states

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One of the most perplexing problems with grandparents rights is that they vary greatly depending upon what state court system you are dealing with.

At the most basic level, all states require grandparents to prove that the visits they seek are in the best interest of the grandchild. This generally means grandparents must show that thei Read More

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Grandparents rights in different states

grandparents rightsMany states today claim that when it comes to grandparents custody rights the grandparents have no rig Read More

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Where to go for information about grandparents custody

grandparents rightsFor a lot of reasons, grandparents custody is on the rise these days. Much of this is d Read More

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