PUBLIC SQUARE

Grandparents Raising Grandkids

Season 4 Episode 10 | 55m 53s

Grandparents becoming primary caregivers for their grandchildren is a growing trend. While they help provide a stable home for children coming from chaotic situations, these grandparents are often unprepared for the challenges of being parents again, especially when their grandchildren are dealing with trauma. What can New Mexico do to support these grandparents and ensure these children thrive?

Aired: 10/29/15

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

Problems Playing Video?

Funding for PUBLIC SQUARE was provided in part by a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. Public Square is also funded by American Graduate: LetÂ’s Make It Happen. PUBLIC SQUARE is hosted by Megan Kamerick.