Ties That Bind 

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren in Oregon

Free Webinar for Oregon Grandfamilies and Kinship Caregivers on Tuesday, October 6th at 4:00pm!

Brought to you by AGE+ and Ties That Bind, this webinar will focus on managing social and emotional well-being through distance learning this school year. Pre-registration is required to receive a link to join the webinar. Register today! Click here for more information. 

Support for Grandparents


When you find yourself with a new role, it can seem like you’re facing a world of complications.  These resources may help with legal help and financial assistance you and your child(ren) are entitled to receive.


Life and Relationships

Raising kids while keeping your other relationships healthy will take all your body, mind and heart. We offer these ideas and resources for keeping yourself together.


Parents take on one of the most challenging jobs possible every single day. You did it once, now here you go again! The world has changed. We hope these resources will help. 

Our Community

Join our Facebook group. It was created to bring Oregon grandparents raising grandchildren together to share their experiences and knowledge to support one another. 

Grandparents Webinar Series  

Our first webinar titled, “Getting Ready for Distance Learning this Fall,” is available to view! Our next webinar will be in early October.  Check here for news, join our Facebook group or email bmitchell@ageplus.org to join our mailing list to receive updates.

Support during the coronavirus outbreak.

Visit these pages for updates on things you can do to cope with the pandemic, as well as resources to better prepare yourself for the upcoming school year that will include distance learning. Stay strong. Be well. Love each other. 


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