The Healthy Grandfamilies program has gotten considerable media attention. Check out some of these recent highlights.

Grandfamilies: Characteristics and Needs of Grandparents Raising Grandchildren – Journal of Extension, September 2018

Grandparents Step in To Raise Grandkids During Opioid Epidemic – CBS News, August 2018

Healthy Grandfamilies provides support, education, resources to grandparents – The Exponent Telegram, April 2018

Harrison County Board of Education prepares for start of Healthy Grandfamilies program – WBOY-TV Clarksburg, February 2018

Forum to Discuss Kinship Care as More Children Raised by Relatives in WV – Charleston Gazette-Mail, January 2018

Harrison County Board of Education to Work with Grandparents Raising Grandchildren – WDTV Clarksburg, December 2017

Harrison County Board of Education Partners to Help ‘Grandfamilies’ – WBOY-TV Clarksburg, December 2017

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Part 3 – Adoption – West Virginia Public Broadcasting, Oct. 2017

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Part 2 – Mental Health – West Virginia Public Broadcasting, Oct. 2017

WVSU’s Healthy Grandfamilies Program Expands to Jackson, Clay Counties – West Virginia Executive, Sept. 2017

Opioid Epidemic Contributes to Number of WV’s Grandfamilies – Charleston Gazette-Mail, July 2017

WVSU Initiative Promotes Healthy Grandfamilies – Charleston Gazette-Mail, May 2017

Organization works to bring resources to grandparents – WCHS-TV Charleston, May 2017

WVSU Program Reaches Out to Grandfamilies in Rand – Charleston Gazette-Mail, Feb. 2017

WVSU Seeking to Help More Grandfamilies – Charleston Gazette-Mail, Dec. 2016