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Column: Ohio must step up, honor kinship care ruling

Ohio loves kids. That's the message of every civic leader and politician across the Buckeye State. Gov. Mike DeWine even created the Governor's Children's Initiative as one of his first official acts in office. And that is excellent. Click here to read more . . .

County helps kin care for children through new monthly stipend

Hamilton County grandparents, aunts, uncles and other relatives who care for children in JFS custody will receive financial assistance from the county under a new program launching this month. Click here to read more . . .

Grandparents raise grandchildren in unique Cleveland public housing

It's the only one of its kind in the state of Ohio and only one of seven in the country — a community of grandparents raising grandchildren. Click here to read all about it.

"All In Our Family"

Radio broadcast with host Yolanda Robinson talking to Toni Kleckley and
Barbara Turpin about Grandparents Raising Grandchildren.

"talktainment radio", October 3, 2018
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to see the broadcast

Grandparents raising young children face unique obstacles, joys

(The Blade, Feb 19, 2017)
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Advocates call for more services
for devoted, but struggling grandparents raising grandkids

(The Columbus Dispatch, September 2018)
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Grandparents design support group for raising grandkids

(Tribune Chronicle, August 6, 2018)

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