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Catholic Charities Bureau of the Superior Diocese

Foster Grandparent Program

Foster Grandparent Office - Northeastern MN and NW WI

1416 Cumming Ave, Ste 2C, Superior, WI, 54880-3757

Distance: 1191 Miles

(888) 338-6492

Website

http://ccbsuperior.org

Service Details

Description

Trains and places persons age 55 and older who are in good health to serve special needs children in schools, correctional facilities, day care centers, and shelters


Foster Grandparents serve a minimum of 15 hours/week to receive a tax-free stipend and other benefits.


This is a Senior Corps program.


Additional Information

Offers men and women age 60 and older opportunities to serve as a mentor to children and teens under age 21 with special and/or exceptional needs


Eligibility

To qualify as a volunteer you must:
* Be 55 years of age or older and in good general health
* Be flexible and available with service activity schedule
* Have dependable transportation available and is willing to travel in the service area
* Have compassion, patience, flexibility and respect for others
* Work well with diverse individuals, families, groups and organizations


Area Served

Northeast Minnesota and Northwest Wisconsin


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (715) 394-5384
FAX (715) 394-5951
Toll Free (888) 338-6492

Last Update

3/19/2020

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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