The National Research Center on Grandparents Raising Grandchildren announces the launching of a new online, peer review journal dedicated to topics related to grandparents raising grandchildren. GrandFamilies: The Contemporary Journal of Research, Practice and Policy provides a forum for quality, evidence-based research with sound scholarship, knowledge, skills and best practices from the field for scholars, clinicians, policymakers, educators, program administrators and family advocates.
The editors of GrandFamilies invite authors to submit manuscripts that examine new or emerging theoretical conceptualization or applications, practice methodologies, program evaluation and policy perspectives. International works that expand global knowledge and understanding about custodial grandparents are encouraged to submit.
Current Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1 (2020)
Thematic Dimensions of Grandparent Caregiving: A Focus Group Approach
Bert Hayslip Jr., Rebekah P. Knight, Kyle S. Page, and Carolyn Phillips
Parenting challenges of grandparents raising grandchildren: Discipline, child education, technology use, and outdated health beliefs
Ludivine Brunissen, Eli Rapoport, Kate Fruitman, and Andrew Adesman
Utilizing a Community-University Partnership to Meet Grandfamilies’ Needs: Development and Evaluation of a Grandchildren-mentoring Program
Christine A. Fruhauf, A. Nancy Mendoza, Pamela Bishop, Gail Engel, and Suzanna Hetchler
Utilizing Family Life Education as a Resource for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
Jessie L. Piper and Melinda Stafford Markham