Grandparents across the state are finding themselves in the position where they need to step in to help raise their grandchildren.
- In Pennsylvania, more than 195,000 children are living with their grandparents.
- Nearly 1/3 of grandparents raising grandchildren are 60 years of age are older, nearly 60% are in the work force and nearly 20% are living in poverty.
- For every child in foster care with relatives, there are 20 children being raised in grand families outside of the foster care system.
Three new laws have passed in Pennsylvania related to grandparent custody. What are they and what are your options when seeking custody? Get the information YOU need to make an informed decision when the best interests and welfare of a child hangs in the balance.
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