Kinship program available locally

Attention grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins and other caregivers. Did the court award you custody of the child after July 1, 2005? There may be a program able to help you called Kinship Permanency Incentive. Eligible families will receive an initial payment of $1,000 per child to help defray the cost of initial placement. Families may receive $500 additional per child at each six-month interval to support the stability of the child in your home, up to a maximum of $3500.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Jul 25, 2010

Attention grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins and other caregivers. Did the court award you custody of the child after July 1, 2005? There may be a program able to help you called Kinship Permanency Incentive.

Eligible families will receive an initial payment of $1,000 per child to help defray the cost of initial placement. Families may receive $500 additional per child at each six-month interval to support the stability of the child in your home, up to a maximum of $3500.

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