Journey Genetic Testing
Grandparent DNA Test on Virginia

Virginia Approved Grandparent DNA Test


Includes DNA Kit, Free Rush Shipping Both Ways1 Grandparent and 1 Child, Lab Processing, 100% Accurate Results

The goal of this variety of genetic examination is to verify the findings of paternity (in most cases) when the potential biological father is not able to submit a specimen for DNA testing to determine if a child of the grandparents is the father of a child(ren). Each state has particular laws regarding paternity, and what tests are allowed. If you want to learn more about the paternity laws in Virginia please go to PATERNITY LAWS.

A Home Grandparent Test Kit In Virginia Has No Restraints, Unlike Some Other States.

A DNA grandparent test can be completed for either peace-of-mind, or for court or other other legal reasons. There is no change in the DNA report in Virginia, due to the stringent standards required by our partner AABB accredited laboratory. DNA reports from home kits may not be accepted in a judicial setting however, because there is no objective confirmation of whose DNA was taken. When a legal DNA test is completed, the DNA specimens are collected by a competent professional collector who can substantiate the identity of those being tested. Most of the time when a paternity test with a grandparent is done, it is for personal knowledge information. A legal grandparent test will be needed, however, apply for Social Security benefits for a child, have a probate issue, or for immigration reasons. It also may be of interest to know that the I.R.S. has been requesting some tax filers to prove the relationship of their dependents by the use of DNA testing.

How Is The DNA Collected?

DNA is collected with buccal (cheek) swabs and is actually more accurate than using a blood sample for DNA testing. There areWe provide detailed directions for collecting samples inside the Journey Genetic Testing grandparent test kit. The entire process will take less than 15 minutes, and they you can return it to our lab in the prepaid FedEx overnight package included as part of your kit.

To learn more about this test, including processing times and cost, please click on GRANDPARENT DNA TEST.