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NY: New York Expands Funding Access for Close Kin Who Become a Child’s Legal Guardian
Chronicle of Social Change – December 06, 2017
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation late last month making it easier for close relatives and family friends to receive financial support for kinship guardianship agreements (KinGAP). Godparents, step-parents, the adoptive parents of half-siblings, neighbors and other kinds of kin will be eligible for the subsidy until the child turns 21.