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Grandparents raising grandchildren becoming more prevalent
The News-Democrat/Trimble Banner August 2017
In the state of Kentucky, approximately 90,000 children under the age of 18 live with grandparents. (According to the 2015 census) Some ...

KIPDA's Grandparent Raising Grandchildren 2012 Spring Forum by ...
Louisville, Kentucky

Shepherdsville camp helps grandparents
Louisville Courier-Journal - Louisville, KY, USA
The number of grandparents raising their grandchildren is significant, said Traci Gould, family resource coordinator at Shepherdsville Elementary. ...

Upcoming conference offers help for grandparents raising grandchildren
Kentucky.com - Lexington, KY, USA
... will be available for grandparents or other relatives at the Seventh Annual Bluegrass Regional Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Conference March 19. ...

Grandparents Raising Their Grandchildren
WYMT - Hazard, KY, USA
But a program designed to provide financial assistance to low income grandparents raising children was eliminated last December due to state budget cuts. ...

Health services budget woes outlined
Kentucky.com - Lexington, KY, USA
By Beth Musgrave - bmusgrave@herald-leader.com FRANKFORT — More than $1 million in grants to grandparents raising their grandkids and $1.5 million to local

Program helps grandparents with child care
Community Press - Florence, KY, USA
Grandparents in Northern Kentucky who are taking care of their grandchildren can now receive help from the state if they need it. ...

Support available for grandparents raising their grandchildren
News-Democrat & Leader - Russellville, KY, USA
The program is specific for grandparents who are raising their grandchildren and meet specific guidelines for eligibility. ...

UofL welcomes four new Southern Regional Education Board Doctoral ...
U Of L News - Louisville, Kentucky, USA
... One topic — grandparents raising grandchildren — would be an extension of work he did on a master’s research project in Kent’s marriage and family ...

Second time around
Louisville Courier-Journal - Louisville, KY, USA
... Health Plan (the Medicaid managed-care plan serving many of these children), is expected to become an annual gathering of grandparents raising grandchildren. ...

Support groups for grandparents
Louisville Courier-Journal - Louisville ,KY, USA
Here is a sampling of area support groups and contact information for grandparents raising grandchildren. Grandparents also can ...

hey raise their kids' kids
Kentucky Post - Covington, KY, USA
... Her grandson is 15 now, and this month Jennings will share some of that acquired wisdom at the Grandparents and Relatives Raising Children conference Thursday ...

12-year-old's essay a winning tribute to 'Grand … Daddy'
Louisville Courier-Journal - Louisville, KY, USA
... Hal Stophel, a spokesman for AARP Kentucky, said about 36,000 Kentucky grandparents are raising a total of nearly 57,000 of their grandchildren. ...

Aging issues discussed at public forum
Ledger Independent - Maysville, KY, USA
... caregivers of their grandchildren, and Rowles shared a statistic that there are 35,000 grandparents in Kentucky raising their grandchildren -- more than are ...

Put 'deadbeat parents' in care of the military
Henderson Gleaner - Henderson, KY, USA
I am a grandmother who sees a great flaw in how our court system deals with the "deadbeat parent." A great many grandparents are raising grandchildren. ...

House gives final passage to `grandparents' rights' bill
WKYT - Lexington, KY, USA
Grandparents who take care of their grandchildren will soon have the right to make medical and school-related decisions for the grandchildren they are raising. ...

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