Foster Grandparent Program (Kankakee School District #111)

Foster Grandparent Program (Kankakee School District #111)
Offers seniors age 60+ opportunities to serve as mentors, tutors, and caregivers for children and youth with special needs in local schools and day care centers in Kankakee and Livingston counties.
Non-profit
Kankakee County Only

Services

Foster Grandparent Program

The Foster Grandparent Program enables income-eligible persons aged 55 and over to remain physically and mentally active and to enhance their self-esteem through continued participation in needed community services. Children with either exceptional or special needs are offered support to achieve improved, mental, emotional, and social development thereby aiding them in reaching their behavioral and academic goals. Stipends and other benefits are available to enable eligible persons to participate as Foster Grandparents without cost to themselves.

Availability

Monday
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tuesday
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wednesday
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thursday
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Friday
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Last Updated: 04/02/2020 at 06:15 PM