ERIC Number: EJ559558
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Grandparents of Children with Disabilities: A Review.
Hastings, Richard P.
International Journal of Disability, Development and Education, v44 n4 p329-40 Dec 1997
Reviews the existing research on the role of grandparents in the lives of children with disabilities. Although parents and grandparents report a wide range of supportive activities and involvement, grandparents may also be an additional burden. Clinical and educational professionals are urged to facilitate the role of grandparents as a resource for families of children with disabilities. (DB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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