Grandparents Archives

Honoring Grandparents – It’s Great To be Grand! (Week 1)

September 9, 2021

National Grandparents Day September 12, 2021 September is the month that being a grandparent is celebrated. National Grandparents Day came about back in 1970. Marian McQuade, a West Virginia housewife, came up with the idea of a day set aside to encourage families to visit their elderly relatives. With a firm resolve to make it… [Read More]

The Counseling Corner – Honoring grandparents – It’s great to be grand! (Week 4)

September 20, 2012

“Grandparents are similar to a piece of string – handy to have around and easily wrapped around the fingers of their grandchildren.” ~Author Unknown Last week we presented interesting facts regarding grandparents. Some of those details included the number of grandparents raising their grandchildren. The statistics are showing that it is a situation that is… [Read More]