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Tri-Valley Opportunity Council, Inc.

Foster Grandparent Program

Crookston Administrative Office

102 N Broadway, Crookston, MN, 56716-1731

Distance: 733 Miles

(218) 281-5832


Service Details


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.


  • Licenses and Certifications
    • Community Action Partnership 


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 at (800) 584-7020 or (218) 281-5832, or email

Area Served

The primary service area is West Polk, West Marshall and Norman Counties.

Some services are provided in expanded service areas throughout Minnesota, see individual services for more information.


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 281-5832
Toll Free (800) 584-7020

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Other Locations

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