Parents ‘blackmail’ grans for daycare

The Australian 12 Sep 06
Many grandmothers feel they are being blackmailed into looking after their grandchildren, as their sons and daughters struggle with the high cost and inconvenience of childcare.
The 60-somethings say they feel put-upon and used, and agree reluctantly to take care of infants and toddlers only because they do not wish to alienate their children.

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