Family Dynamics in Kinship Families: Implications for Services and Programs

This webinar is hosted by Grandfamilies & Kindship Support Network

Our webinar, led by world-renowned kinship expert Dr. Joseph Crumbley, will provide a framework describing the unique family dynamics of kinship families. Learn how to use this framework when engaging these families and developing kinship programs and services.

This webinar will help you:

• Understand how kinship care impacts and changes family roles, relationships, responsibilities, and interactions between family members and the triad (i.e., birth parent, birth child, and caregiver).
• Identify how family dynamics in kinship families are different from those in non-kin foster and adoptive families, and the implications of these differences.
• Formulate approaches to engage kinship families and develop services that utilize and support the dynamics of kinship families in providing children with safety and permanency and promoting their well-being.

Register here:


Sep 20 2022


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Sep 20 2022
  • Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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