Parents always worry about their children being led astray by unsuitable friends.
Is this sentence grammatically correct? What is the grammar of "their children being led astray"?
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This is correct.
"Being led astray" is a preposition-gerund clause that modifies the sentence "Parents always worry about their children." Preposition-gerunds add more meaning to an already complete sentence.
All about Gerunds: https://www.englishpage.com/gerunds/part_1.htm)
Examples of Gerund-Preposition clauses: https://www.grammar-quizzes.com/gerund3c.html)