German mother and daughter cycling with 'adopted' grandfather
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How Germans adopt grandparents

Michael Buchanan reports on a German scheme to let families 'adopt a grandparent'.

In Germany, a scheme that roughly translates as 'adopt a grandparent' has been running with great success.

It pairs older people with children who may not have or see grandparents of their own.

Michael Buchanan reports from Berlin.

  • 15 Aug
  • From the section Europe