Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Line


The toll-free line provides assistance to grandparents and other relatives (aunts, older siblings, etc.) raising children full-time in their homes in BC. The staff helps you with advocacy around kinship care benefits (including Extended Family Program, CIHR, and government benefits), MCFD services, general family law information (including guardianship, child protection, and self-representation), health & housing information, and community referrals.


topic
Children & teens; Family law
type of service
Legal advice, representation or advocacy; Information or self-help
phone
1-855-474-9777 (Toll-free)
604-558-4740 (Lower Mainland)
location
All of BC
language support
English
hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 11 AM to 3 PM All other times: leave voicemail messages, your calls will be promptly returned.
service restriction
For grandparents and other relatives raising children in BC
Last updated October 20, 2014