Family

A family is defined as a group of people who are either:
 

  • a married, same-sex civil partnership, or cohabiting couple, with or without child(ren),
  • a lone parent with child(ren),
  • a married, same-sex civil partnership, or cohabiting couple with grandchild(ren) but with no children present from the intervening generation, or
  • a single grandparent with grandchild(ren) but no children present from the intervening generation.