Why is this important?
Grandparents – advice and support
If you're a grandparent, the Grandparents' Association can provide advice, information and support for you. They especially work with grandparents who:
- have lost or are losing contact with their grandchildren because of divorce, family arguments or other problems
- care for their grandchildren on a full time basis
- have childcare responsibilities for their grandchildren
- are interested in the educational and welfare needs of their grandchildren.
The Grandparents' Association have a range of services. These include a general helpline, welfare benefits advice, support groups and factsheets.
You can find out more about the Grandparents' Association, and get copies of their factsheets and information by contacting them:
Helpline: 0845 434 9585
Welfare benefits advice: 0844 357 1033