Are You a Grandparent or Relative Raising a Child?

According to the U.S. Census, 10,161 of Idaho children live in homes with grandparent householders where grandparents are responsible for them. Of these children, 4,592 have no parents present in the home. The GrandFacts state fact sheet is an excellent resource for grandparents or other relatives who are raising children.  This resource provides not only … Continue reading Are You a Grandparent or Relative Raising a Child?

COVID-19 and Caregiving

The Idaho Caregiver Alliance understands that many of you are trying hard to practice social distancing during COVID-19. We also know that some of you cannot. The best we can do with a virus our loved ones nor we have been exposed to, is take as many precautions as possible. We’ve pulled together some great … Continue reading COVID-19 and Caregiving

Advisory Council to Support Grandparents Raising Grandchildren -live stream public meeting

Taken from the Administration for Community Living website: First Public Meeting – Advisory Council to Support Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Join us for the first public meeting of the Supporting Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Advisory Council! When: August 28: 10:30 a.m. to  5:30  p.m. August 29: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Where: Holiday Inn—Washington Capitol 550 C Street … Continue reading Advisory Council to Support Grandparents Raising Grandchildren -live stream public meeting