Child Welfare and Aging Programs: HHS Could Enhance Support for Grandparents and Other Relative Caregivers: Report to the Special Committee on Aging, U.S. Senate

Grandparents and other kin often step in to provide stability and security when parents cannot care for their children. Taking on this responsibility can lead to significant hardships, especially for older caregivers. GAO was asked to study the challenges faced by grandparents and other older kin when becoming
primary caregivers. United States Government Accountability Office CLICK HERE