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Rally to Push for Grandparent Support

Advocates plan GrandRally to draw attention to needs of older folks who are raising grandkids

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A previous GrandRally for grandparents who are raising grandchildren in Washington. — Photo by: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images

Grandparents from all over the country converge on Washington to tell members of Congress about the issues older people face in this country when raising children. If you’re a grandparent or a relative raising someone else’s child, find out more about the annual GrandRally in Washington, D.C.


See also: GrandFacts state fact sheets.

 

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