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 7, Issue 1 (2022)
Correlates of Custodial Grandparents’ Perceived Barriers to the Use of Services
Bert Hayslip, Julian Montoro-Rodriguez, and Jennifer Ramsey
Exploring Household Food Insecurity and Inter-generational Self-help Club Involvement Among Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Due to HIV/AIDS in Vietnam
Lesley M. Harris, Hannah Nguyen, Andrew M. Winters, Gina Rosen, and Nguyen D. Thang
Effects of Parental Incarceration: A Grandparent's Perspective
Katti J. Sneed and Cosette J. Mast
GrOW National Study of Grandfamilies During COVID-19: Wave I and Wave II Results and Recommendations
Michelle Rosenthal, Kerry Littlewood, Deborah Langosch, Lawrence Cooper, Donna B. Fedus, Amy Devine, and Abhishek Pandey
Kinship Care Programs: Effective Marketing and Outreach Build With Care and They Will Come!
Rolanda T. Pyle, Hattie L. Lucas, and Denyse Variano