We’veĀ been tracking recent articles and statistics relevant to kinship caregiving. We hope you find these useful.

This KIDS COUNT policy report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation “summarizes the special role that grandparents, other relatives and close family friends play in the lives of children who cannot safely live with their parents. Given that 1 in 11 children lives in kinship care at some point before the age of 18, the report provides recommendations on how public systems, private agencies, faith based organizations and communities can support kinship families to ensure that their children thrive.” Click here to read more.