Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Project
Raising Grandchildren Web Sites:
MSU Extension & Family Human Development
http://www.montana.edu/wwwhd/index.htm - provides information and
links that are helpful for grandparents who are raising their grandchildren.
www.aarp.org - provides information
on financial assistance for grandparents, becoming the best grandparent,
information on support groups in local communities, and a variety of other
www.gu.org - “represents more
than 100 national, state, and local organizations representing more than
70 million Americans and is the only national organization advocating
for the mutual well-being of children, youth, and older adults.”
www.grandsplace.com - caregivers
can join together and give each other the support and comfort they need.
GrandsPlace also sends out an electronic GrandsPlace News that has information
and tips for grandparents.
Children’s Defense Fund
- CDF educates the nation about the needs of children and encourages preventive
investment before they get sick or into trouble, drop out of school, or
suffer family breakdown.
http://www.cyfernet.org/ - CYFERnet
is designed to be used by anyone who needs comprehensive children, youth,
or family information including: educators, researchers, parents, youth
agency staff, community members, human services and health care providers,
students, policy makers, youth, media.
Montana Alliance for Families Touched by Incarceration
Early Childhood Services Bureau
Montana’s Early Childhood Services Bureau is dedicated
to helping children and families succeed
by increasing the affordability, accessibility
and quality of early care and education.
Childcare Resource and Referral Agencies
Kincare Legal Matters
Visit http://www.extension.org/category/family%20caregiving%20grandparents%20raising%20grandchildren for infomation on family caregiving and raising grandchildren.
http://www.uwex.edu/relationships/ - Through the Eyes of a Child: Grandparents Raising Grandchildren fact sheet series.