Raising a grandchild

If you've taken on care of a grandchild full time, or a thinking about it, there are lots of things you might need to consider. Read more

Advice for new grandparents

Becoming a grandparent for the first time is the beginning of a great adventure. Find advice for new grandparents here. Read more

Providing childcare

With many parents struggling to balance work and family life, grandparents are increasingly being asked to lend a helping hand. Here are some things to think about. Read more

Worried about a grandchild?

Grandparents can often be the first to notice a change in the behaviour or happiness of their grandchildren, especially if they're providing childcare. Find advice here if you're concerned. Read more

Having a disabled grandchild

What should grandparents do when a grandchild is born or diagnosed with a disability or health condition? Expert advice from Contact. Read more

Lost touch with a grandchild?

Losing touch with a grandchild can be extremely painful and distressing. Here's what you can do. Read more

Further support for your family

Family challenges come in all shapes and sizes. Find other organisations that offer support to families here. Read more