Media Coverage

We have earned coverage on all major American television network and cable news broadcasts including programs such as NBC’s Today Show and CBS’ The Early Show.

In print, Generations United has garnered coverage in newspapers across the country, including The New York Times, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post. Magazines such as Ladies Home Journal and Parade have featured our story and our issues as well.

We have also earned regular coverage on numerous network radio news broadcasts including reports from the Associated Press, National Public Radio’s Morning Edition and All Things Considered. In the last few years, many digital news outlets have also reported on our efforts, including AOL News, Yahoo News and Reuters. We also regularly contributed to The Huffington Post.

2022 Media Coverage

  • November 19 – CBS Saturday Morning “Preschool at retirement complex promotes intergenerational learning
  • November 19 – The Hill Opinion  “How Congress can fight hunger and support America’s ‘grandfamilies’”
  • November 18 – USA TODAY “Strain on ‘grandfamilies’: Grandparents raising grandkids face high levels of food insecurity”
  • November 17 – American Society on Aging Generations Now “New Generations United Report Highlights Grandfamilies’ Struggles with Food Insecurity”
  • November 8 – LA Weekly “Grandfamilies Face Food Insecurity As Holidays Approach”
  • November 8 – Food Fix newsletter (for paid subscribers only) “‘Grandfamilies’ face disproportionately high rates of food insecurity”
  • November 7 – Food Dive newsletter “Children raised by grandparents face a higher rate of hunger”
  • November 6 – KRGV ABC 5 News Rio Grande Valley “Grandparent-led households experience food insecurity at twice the national rate, report finds”
  • November 4 – The Washington Post “A quarter of children being raised by grandparents face hunger”
  • November 3 – KNXV ABC Phoenix “Food insecurity in grandparent-led homes”
  • November 2 – STAT Morning Rounds newsletter “‘Grandfamilies’ more likely to face food insecurity”
  • November 2 – Pagosa Daily Post “Grandparent-Headed Households Experiencing Food Insecurity at Twice the National Rate”
  • November 2 – This Week in WorcesterGrandparent-Headed Households Experience Food Insecurity at Twice National Rate”
  • November 2 – Yahoo! “New report: Grandfamilies face food insecurity nationwide”
  • November 2 – 1380 AM WPHM Detroit  “Food insecurity in grandparent-led households”
  • November 2 – Q13 FOX News Seattle “New report: Grandfamilies face food insecurity nationwide”
  • November 2 – KCRA NBC Sacramento “Food insecurity among grandfamilies”
  • October 12 – The New York Times “Can ‘Kinship Care’ Help the Child Welfare System? The White House Wants to Try.”
  • August 3 – Yahoo News/Today.com “When Is Grandparents Day 2022? Everything To Know”
  • July 15 – The Washington Post “One roommate is 85, the other is 27. Such arrangements are growing.”
  • July 10 – Los Angeles Daily News “Successful Aging: How can we educate young people about aging?”
  • June 17 – Today.com “The new fatherhood: Granddad who adopted grandkids reflects on change”
  • June 3 – The Chronicle of Philanthropy “New Nonprofit Center Helps Children Who Are Being Cared For by Their Kin”
  • May 11 – Kiplinger “Adult Day Centers Help Retirees with Alzheimer’s”
  • April 22 – KJZZ Public Radio “Kids who lost parents to COVID-19 are now being raised by grandparents
  • April 22 – The Washington Post “Opinion: Grandparentsstep up. So should we.”
  • April 15 – Next Avenue “Building Skills and a New Friendship — At Ages 96 and 19”
  • April 12 – The New York Times “As Families Grieve, Grandparents Step Up”
  • March 8 – The Hill op-ed “The US must confront its failures of Native children in foster care”
  • February 26 – Apartment Therapy (grandfamilies, housing, Ana Beltran)
  • February 24 – KVUE (grandfamilies, Texas, GRAND Voice Mercedes Bristol)
  • February 18 – Boca Raton Tribune (grandfamilies)
  • February 16 – The Parental Compass podcast (grandfamilies, Kinship Care, GRAND Voice Lynn Urvina)
  • February 7 – Governor Doug Ducey (R-AZ) press release (grandfamilies, Arizona, GRAND Voice Victoria Gray)
  • January 28 – Next Avenue (grandfamilies)
  • January 26 – Stanford Longevity Center Century Lives podcast (Donna Butts, Multigenerational Living)
  • January 6 – AARP  (gu, grandfamilies)
  • January 3 – AARP  (gu, intergenerational)

2021 Media Coverage

2020 Media Coverage

2019 Media Coverage

2018 Media Coverage

2017 Media Coverage