By Raising Children Network
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In this short video, grandparents talk about the financial strains of caring for grandchildren and experiences of going to court. A family support worker explains how to find out about your legal rights as a grandparent carer. You might also be able to get different kinds of financial support, depending on how you became your grandchild’s carer. 
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  • Last updated or reviewed 23-03-2018
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