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Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud

Foster Grandparent Program

Staples Area Office

Call for location

(320) 229-4593

Website

https://www.ccstcloud.org/services/seniors/foster-grandparents

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.


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


Application Instructions

Call for information and application packet.


Area Served

Northern Grant, Otter Tail, northern Todd, Wadena, and Morrison counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (320) 229-4593

Last Update

5/19/2020

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