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Posted 3/19/2014

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Grandparents Take the Lead in Caring for Offspring's Children

Six out of 10 grandparents served as caregivers to their grandchildren over a 10-year period (1998-2008), and of that group, 70% offered care for two years or more, according to a 2012 study from the University of Chicago.

Posted 3/14/2014

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Tips for Preparing Children for a New Adopted Sibling

Reading books, setting expectations, spending one-on-one time with each child, and other advice for adoptive parents.

Posted 3/13/2014

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CA Nonprofit Kincares Provides Support for Grandparents

Kincares offers a kinship support group and pairs kinship families with resources, including help in guardianship formalities, medical insurance, cash assistance and education.

Posted 3/12/2014

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Video: Boy's Adoption Story Brings Anchor to Tears

14-year-old Ke'onte Cook from Plano, Texas, is a smart, upbeat teen thankful for his adopted family. He's also thankful for WFAA-TV anchor Gloria Campos, who featured his adoption story twice, which is where his future parents first saw him.

Posted 3/11/2014

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The Heroes in the D.C. Foster Care Bureaucracy

One family recounts their experience with the child welfare system in Washington, D.C.

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