What is this?
This website is designed to help advocate on behalf of grandparents who have been denied access to their grandchildren in Alberta, Canada. It is a site where grandparents can feel empowered to try to bring about changes in Alberta’s Legislation, ( The Family Law Statutes Amendments Act, 2010 ), by signing petitions and contacting MLAs urging them to support these changes, making the Statutes easier, less cumbersome, less adversarial and non-discriminatory for grandparents who have been denied access to their grandchildren.
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How can I help?
You can help to urge the Alberta Government to amend the Family Law Statutes Amendments Act, 2010 to make the Legislation easier for grandparents who have been denied access to their grandchildren by doing the following:
- downloading, printing off, completing and signing our website petition and mailing it to the Alberta Grandparents Association P. O. Box address on the bottom of the petition. ( We will have MLAs present the petitions in the Legislature.)
- writing letters to MLAs, the Justice Minister and/or the Premier.
- phoning your local MLAs.
- emailing your local MLAs.