Navigating Crisis

As a grandparent, there’s so much to do to ensure your grandchildren grow up in a healthy, happy, stable environment.

Our Grandparenting A to Z blog is full of informational articles, tips and resources. Read our blog to learn about navigating crisis.

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Recognizing Mental Health Issues in Your Grands and Approaching Them With Compassion

Recognizing mental health issues in your Grands may be something none of us want to think about but we would be wise to be sensitive to the possibility. Many are struggling in our post-pandemic world but young people especially seem to be at risk. The teen suicide rate has risen dramatically. Google search for “teen …

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Facing Senior Mental Health Deterioration as a Family

Facing senior mental health deterioration as a family requires a lot of compassion, thought, and early preparation. We all hope and pray we never have to face certain issues associated with age, but the reality is that many families will deal with some degree of dementia. Legal Preparation My first piece of advice is to …

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Supporting Your Grandchildren’s Education

More and more families share multigenerational living space or include grandparents with custody of grandchildren. Even if living in more traditional circumstances, with the turmoil of the recent pandemic, grandparents are becoming more involved in their grandchildren’s education. With this in mind, there are important considerations for all so that the grandchildren receive the best …

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When Grandma Must Fill The Role of Mother Too

Today we’ll be shedding some light on when Grandma must fill the role of mother too. Sometimes bad things happen. It’s a fact of life for all of us. More and more frequently these days grandmas are being called upon to become Moms to their grandchildren. While I’ve not experienced it personally, I have worked …

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Pulling Apart or Pulling Together: 5 Common Mistakes Made in a Family Crisis

There are 5 common mistakes made in a family crisis. They can be the difference between a family pulling together to overcome or pulling apart. These mistakes can lead to a family experiencing the breakdown of important relationships. Common Mistakes Made in a Family Crisis Placing blame – A crisis may come as a result …

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