Grandparents Plus is the only national charity supporting grandparents, especially when they face the challenges of raising grandchildren as 'kinship carers' in difficult family circumstances. We help 2,000 vulnerable families each year, providing life-changing financial, practical and emotional support to enable both the carers and children to thrive.
To recognise, support and celebrate the role of grandparents in the family and 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.
Grandparents Plus aims to:
- Realise our vision of a Britain where all grandparents are celebrated and supported in the role they play in the lives of their families, in their grandchildren's wellbeing and in wider society.
Established: September 2002
Registered Charity Number: 1093975
Board members: 11
Full time staff: 10
Part time staff: 10
Phone number: 020 8709 8183
Address: 1 Addington Square, London SE5 0HFView charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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