Many grandparents who help to care for their grandchildren could be missing out on valuable credits towards their state pension, figures suggest.
MORE mothers are in paid work because grandparents are helping with childcare, a study has found.
TWO-FIFTHS of over-50s providing regular care for their grandchildren feel the family would have struggled financially without their help, according to Age UK.
THE “traditional” granny probably doesn’t exist nowadays.
THEY are the unsung heroes of the nation – the grannies who clock up thousands of miles every year to care for their loved ones.