Think you know what your role as a grandparent should be? You might be in for a bit of a surprise.

Grandparents can have a significant influence in a young person’s development, especially those who are helping to raise their grandchildren. That’s why we’ve developed a four-week email series to help you understand your role in your grandchild’s life.

Each week, you’ll receive information and advice on the most common challenges faced by today's grandparents, as well as a teaching activity and a social skill that you and your grandchild can work on together to develop a lasting, loving bond.

Get your first lesson today by telling us where we can send it.

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Here are some of the lessons we'll cover: 

  • Understanding Today's Parenting Styles and Challenges
  • The Importance of Communication and Consistency
  • Handling Disagreements with Mom and Dad
  • Effective Discipline for Kids Today

With each lesson, you'll also be equipped with a teaching activity to help you implement the advice and a social skill that you and your child can work on together.

Get the free series, Grandparenting in the 21st Century, and become more confident in understanding your new role as a grandparent.

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As an added bonus, you will automatically be signed up for our monthly eNewsletter. Boys Town has been working with kids for a century, and we have taken what we've learned and developed parenting advice and tools that you won't find anywhere else.

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