About kinship care week

Why Kinship Care Week matters, and how it all started Read more

Celebration days

Celebration days are an opportunity for kinship carers and children to get together, share experiences, and have a fun day out with the kids. Read more

Leon's story

Sandra and Russell Beck took on care of their grandson Leon. Hear about their experiences, and the difference support can make. Thanks to the players of People's Postcode Lottery for making our work possible. Read more

Head of Fundraising

We’re a growing national charity with a new and ambitious strategy. You’ll thrive in a fast-paced environment, grabbing every opportunity to contribute to the development of our services to reach and support more kinship families. Reporting to the Chief Executive, you’ll play a key role in developing a fundraising strategy and implementing plans to diversify our income portfolio and drive sustainable income growth. Read more

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State of the Nation 2018 Survey Report

Our 2018 survey had over 1,000 respondents, and gives an essential insight into the lives of kinship carers. This year we're exploring the impact of becoming a kinship carer on people's health and wellbeing, and highlighting the need for more support across the board for kinship families. Read more

August News

A summer full of fundays, support groups in the park, and kinship carers connecting. But the fun isn't over just yet. We've our annual Celebration Day coming up on 6th October. Read more

Kinship Care Celebration Day FAQs

Everything you need to know about our annual Kinship Care Celebration Day Read more

Financial issues

Making ends meet as a grandparent raising a grandchild can be a challenge, but there is help available. Read more

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Growing up in Kinship Care: Experiences as Adolescents and Outcomes in Young Adulthood

Led by Professor Elaine Farmer, this the first study on the outcomes in early adulthood of children brought up in kinship care. Read more

State of the Nation 2017 Survey Report

Our State of the Nation 2017 survey shines a spotlight on the challenges faced by kinship carers – grandparents and other family members who’ve taken on the care of children who aren’t able to live with their parents. Read more