Clearinghouse Resource

Title

State Fact Sheets for Grandparents and Other Relatives Raising Children

Authors/Editors

Children's Defense Fund (CDF)

Publisher(s)

Washington, DC: Children's Defense Fund (CDF)

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

n.d., pages

Description of Resource

Eight organizations have collaborated to create individual fact sheets on kinship care for each state and the District of Columbia. Each fact sheet includes state-specific information on statistics on kinship care, local services and agencies serving kinship care families, foster care policies relevant to kinship caregivers, public benefits information for kinship caregivers, and relevant state laws and policies.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.aarp.org/relationships/friends-family/grandfacts-sheets/