Grandparents Plus

Grandparents Plus

Charity information

Grandparents Plus

Grandparents Plus is the national charity which champions the vital role of grandparents and the wider family in children's lives - especially when they take on the caring role in difficult family circumstances. Our focus is on 150,000+ Grandparent Kinship Carers and the children they care for.

Founded 2002

  • Mission statement

    To recognise, support and celebrate the role of grandparents in the family and in wider society,
    to support the relationship between grandparents and their grandchildren, and to help ensure that children in difficult family circumstances receive the care they need from a family member.

    Our focus is on 150,000+ Grandparent Kinship Carers and the children they care for.

  • Aims

    Grandparents Plus aims to:

    • To support grandparents and where appropriate, other kin who care for young children when there has been a family breakdown.
  • Overview

    Established: September 2002

    Registered Charity Number: 1093975

    Board members: 11

    Full time staff: 6

    Part time staff: 10

    Volunteers: 20

    Phone number: 02089818001

    Address: 18 Victoria Park Square E2 9PF

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