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GRAND Are you age 55 or older? Are you interested in being part of a vibrant and caring community? May/June 2013 ThE DiGiTAL MAGAziNE FOR GRANDpARENTS AND ThEiR FAMiLiES Would you like to live in affordable, new housing in a beautiful location? Treehouse at Easthampton Meadow, a A New Vision for Foster Care unique award winning community for seniors and families, may be just what you’re looking for. The Treehouse Community, an award Grandparent winning multigenerational neighborhood in Easthampton, Massachusetts, was created for seniors and families who are adopting children from foster care. Since 2006, over 100 people ranging in age from 2 months to 94, have been living at Treehouse and investing in one another’s lives. Support across the generations. Our goal is three fold: to offer permanent lifelong family connections for children in foster care, support their adoptive parents, and give elders the opportunity to live purposeful lives. For more information, contact Kerry Homstead at 413.527.7966 or visit Virginia McKenna Born Free Star & Wildlife Conservationist 10 Best Storybooks for Li’l Ones Electrical Safety Contest Harvard Brain Study: Why I’m a Guinea Pig for Science Kinship Care & Grandparent Rights: Manage Expectations

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of GRAND Magazine - May/June 2013

GRAND Magazine - May/June 2013
Slaying Dragons
You’ve Come a Long Way, Granny
Electrical Safety
Let’s Pretend
The Grandest Gift
Born Free’s Virginia McKenna
My Aging Brain
Judy Cockerton: Foster parent and innovator
10 Best Story Books for Babies & Toddlers
Grand Expectations
Fun Toys for Kids of All Ages
Annuities Simplified
News, Products, Tips, and Resources for Today’s Grandparents
Sure Cure for Senior-Time Blues
It’s a Wonderful Life
When a Child Is Removed from the Parents’ Home

GRAND Magazine - May/June 2013