Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: The Role of Grandparents in the Lives of Youth

This webinar describes a unique study developed to better understand families in which grandparents are raising teenaged grandchildren. Learn how adolescent development is impacted for teens raised by grandparents. Learn about Parenting A Second Time Around (PASTA), a successful program developed by Cornell Cooperative Extension for working with grandparents raising grandchildren. Participants will gain insight into the dynamics in these families as well as the strengths, challenges, and idiosyncrasies of this unique group.

Author(s), Presenter(s): 
Dunifon, R. E., Kopko, K., Variano, D. A., and Davis-Manigaulte, J.
Year published or updated: 
2012