Resources available for grandparents, relative caregivers in eastern Missouri
If you’re a grandparent or other relative with a child in your care, you can find resources through the Gateway Grandparents/Kinship Network. University of Missouri Extension belongs to this Network, which is a collaboration of organizations and agencies in the St. Louis Metro Area working to enhance the lives of grandparents and relative caregivers.
The Network’s web site is
http://extension.missouri.edu/ecregion/grandparent/ . On the website
you’ll find the Kincare Connections newsletter, regional event listings,
support group contacts and activities, a regional
resource manual, information warm-lines, and more!
Subscriptions to the
Kincare Connections newsletter are free. To subscribe, just mail your name,
address, city, state, zip, phone and e-mail to: Kincare Connections, GG/K
Network, University of Missouri Extension, 121 S. Meramec, Suite 501, St. Louis,
MO 63105. Or e-mail this information to
For more information, call Elizabeth Reinsch, 314-615-2911, or visit the web site.