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AmeriCorps Seniors Programs, Five County AOG

Help children with their reading and math skills in local elementary schools by serving as a Foster Grandparent. You can become a mentor for our future generation by "Sharing Your Wisdom Today to Shape Tomorrows Citizens! You are older and wiser and you are needed!

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About AmeriCorps Seniors Programs, Five County AOG

Location:

1070 W. 1600 S., Bldg. B, St. George, UT 84770, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the AmeriCorps Seniors Program is to provide meaningful retirement opportunities for persons over 55 years old who are income eligible and who are willing to serve a minimum of 15 hours per week. The Senior Companion or Foster Grandparent will receive a small stipend and mileage reimbursement.

Description

The Senior Companion Program volunteer assists older adults who need person-to-person support because of loneliness, illness or disability. They provide friendship, transportation and respite.

The Foster Grandparent Program volunteers provide assistance to children in local schools learn reading and math skills. They are role models, mentors and friends to our youth.

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1070 W. 1600 S.Bldg. BSt. George, UT 84770

(37.08127,-113.60605)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training
  • We ask that our Foster Grandparents serve a minimum of 15 hours per week.
  • Our Foster Grandparents are lower income seniors who receive a stipend for their service. They also receive mileage reimbursement.

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