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

Bev's story

When Bev’s grandchildren arrived on her doorstep one day, they were devastated and traumatised. Watch a film of her story Read more

Jane's story

Jane became a kinship carer overnight when her daughter died unexpectedly. Read more

Young people's voices

Ashley, Josh, Danielle and Matt talk about their experiences of growing up in kinship care. Read more

Maxine's story

Maxine started caring for her sister's daughter when her chaotic lifestyle meant that she could no longer meet her needs. Read more

Rochelle's story

A lack of understanding about what we do and little support makes kinship caring tough going, explains Rochelle. Read more