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Category Archives: grandparent raising grandchildren
This story is longer than my usual stories. I hope you will stick with it to the end. This week I submitted my final assignment to complete my Master of Arts degree. When I submitted the final assignment, I felt … Continue reading
Hey you all! I am back!! This is my last week of graduate school. Hopefully by this time next week I will be 100% done with all my school work. I have missed being here, telling you my stories of … Continue reading
Would you like to share a short story about an experience you have had as a kinship caregiver? These stories help others. All you need is about one page typed in Word. You can email the story to me and … Continue reading
Kinship caregivers raise their relatives for many reasons. Parents may have problems with drugs or alcohol. They may not want to parent their child(ren). The parent(s) may have died. The parent(s) might be incarcerated. There are many reasons relatives are … Continue reading