This article discusses the increasing role grandparents are playing in kinship care, or foster care of their grandchildren. It examines the support grandparents provide to grandchildren who are receiving services from child welfare agencies, the circumstances surrounding grandparents' involvement with these agencies, and the relationships between grandparents and social workers.
Gladstone, James W. and Brown, Ralph A.
"Grandparent Involvement in Child Welfare Intervention With Grandchildren,"
Marquette Elder's Advisor: Vol. 4
, Article 3.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.marquette.edu/elders/vol4/iss1/3