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Sunday, October 22, 2017
Opioid crisis forces grandparents to care for grandchildren
Generations United worked with producers from NBC Universal on this Today Show story about how the opioid crisis is impacting grandfamilies. The story features our friend, Larry Cooper, chief of Prevention and Intervention Services at Children's Home Network. Watch the TODAY Show segment. There are also a companion article and Q&A, both of which includes quotes from Donna Butts. Read the companion article, then check out the Q&A that highlights three things grandparents should know before they take on the role of raising grandchildren. 
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Download our report, In Loving Arms: The Protective Role of Grandparents and Other Relatives in Raising Children Exposed to Trauama.

Do Something Grand all-month long and join our friends at Bridges Together in celebrating Intergenerational Month! Learn more

Generations United issued an intergenerational response to Hurricane Harvey. Read it here.
Watch our animated video on the value of intergenerational communities. 

We're honored to be the recipient of The 2015 Eisner Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Intergenerational Advocacy! Check out the video

Read the latest blog on The Huffington Post from Generations United's Executive Director Donna Butts.

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