About Us

We improve the welfare of children by supporting Grandparent and Kinship Carers

Our Patron

Mrs Lan Le

Wife of His Excellency

The Governor of South Australia

We work with you

Established in 2002, Grandparents For Grandchildren is a not-for-profit organisation staffed by a team of experienced volunteers. GFGSA believes that all children have the right to feel safe and secure. We provide a unique support service to Grandparent and Kinship Carers who have taken on this responsibility.

History

Our Vision

Is of a community in which all children and young people are cared for and kept safe in a nurturing, family environment and that the role of grandparents and kinship carers is recognised, supported and valued.

Our Mission

To empower grandparents and kinship carers to access and care for their grandchildren by providing them with reliable information and support.

Constitution

Our most recent constitution was approved by the board in January 2021.

Reports

Our Staff

CEO

Peter Biber

Deputy CEO

Joanne Lauritsen

Finance Officer

Alex Grigorev

Web Designer/Digital Media

Bill Syrmas

Cultural Officer

Takako Biber

Database Manager

Menaka Prabu

Carer Advocates

Colleen Hanlon

Margaret McClure

Christie Marrot

Deb Nardecchia

Kerry Daly

Jennifer Simpson