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Minnesota Senior Corps

Foster Grandparent Program

Call for location

(651) 310-9455

Website

http://www.mnseniorcorps.org/volunteering/how/foster-grandparents.aspx

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

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Area Served

Minnesota


Websites

Last Update

1/23/2020

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