How hard it is for grandparents to increase their rights to see their grandchildren - this isn't just a problem in the UK. This article explains the position in Florida.
Kinship care advocates agree the new law at least is a good start. Florida may have more grandparents than almost anywhere else in the country, given 19 percent of its population is age 65 and older — the highest rate in the nation. Almost three-fourths of seniors are estimated to be grandparents.