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BECOME A FOSTER GRANDPARENT
To be eligible to participate in the Foster Grandparent Program, you must: • Live in Ada, Canyon, Gem, Owyhee, Payette, Washington or surrounding counties. • Be 55 or older. • Live on a limited income. • Be willing and able to volunteer with children at least 15 hours a week. • Be in good health, able to meet the demands of the service. • Reflect a positive attitude and ability to collaborate with a diverse range of people. Volunteers who meet the income eligibility requirements receive a small stipend ($2.65 per hour), as well as mileage assistance, supplemental accident insurance, paid sick leave, vacation and holidays, and ongoing training. Is this a fit for you? Call Beth Ultis at Jannus, 336-5533, ext. 275.