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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