Foster Grandparent Volunteers - Fifty Needed


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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

2660 Larimer Street - Denver Metro Areaand Larimer Countyand El Paso CountyDenver, CO 80205

About

This volunteer position is a wonderful opportunity for the volunteer who is 55 years or better and looking to work with children. Foster grandparents work onsite at programs to serve as mentors, tutors and comforters for at risk children including those in Head Start, Educational Preschools, Elementary Schools, and other programs. Foster Grandparents provde emotional support, help develop basic learning skills, tutor in reading and other subjects, assist with and teach self-care, act as a link to the community and another generation, and are postive role models. Volunteer locations are located throughout Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Denver, Jefferson, Larimer and El Paso counties.

child, education, tutor, money, baby boomers, many needed

Skills

  • Child Advocacy

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training
  • 15 hours plus per week
  • low income (under approximately $23,000 per year
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