Brief Children in Kinship Care
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2.3 million children lived in kinship care in 2002. Most children in kinship care live with grandparents. Children in kinship care often live in families experience hardships.
Research Areas Families Social safety net Children and youth
Tags Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Family structure Child welfare