Kinship is the leading kinship care charity in England and Wales. We are here for all kinship carers – the grandparents and siblings, the aunts, uncles, and family friends who step up to raise children when their parents aren’t able to.
We won’t rest until every kinship family has the recognition, value and support they need and deserve.
Are you a kinship carer needing support? We can help you.
Consultation with kinship carers in Wales
We want to support all kinship carers in England and Wales.
New COVID-19 lockdown guide 2021
Answers to your recent questions about concerns due to the recent national lockdown.
Last year, many kinship carers told us they were scared about contracting coronavirus, and concerned about what would happen to their children if they did.
Kinship carer Chelsie is just 21 and is training as a nurse. She stepped up to raise her four siblings when her mum died of COVID-19.