This blog was published on the ITN website news page. It is short, to the point and highlights some of the issues facing grandparent carers at Christmas.
And it so critical that kinship carers get specialist advice to see if there are any ways we can help them get the support they need
We are luckier than many other grandparent kinship carers. There are two of us, we have enough from our pensions to cope financially and we have support from the family.