Homelessness Week highlights grandparents' role in keeping kids off streets

Updated June 28 2018 - 1:42pm, first published August 3 2016 - 12:00am
"It's these grandparents taking up the responsibilities of raising the next generation who are essential in helping prevent an even greater rise in youth homelessness across Australia." Kids Under Cover CEO Jo Swift.
"It's these grandparents taking up the responsibilities of raising the next generation who are essential in helping prevent an even greater rise in youth homelessness across Australia." Kids Under Cover CEO Jo Swift.

GRANDPARENTS play a vital role in preventing youth homelessness, with an estimated 23,000 grandparent families taking care of more than 31,000 children in Australia.

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