Provides challenging volunteer opportunities for seniors as mentors and tutors for children and youth with special needs. While providing these meaningful experiences for the elderly, the enrollee helps children who have been abused or neglected, mentors troubled teenagers and young mothers, help students increase their reading ability to at least grade level and increases both behavioral and basic learning skills in children with learning and developmental disabilities. The heart of...
2607 Dr. Ella Piper Way, Fort Myers, FL , 33916
Foster Grandparent Program At Risk Youth
Provides part-time volunteer opportunities for low-income persons ages 55 and older to render supportive services to at-risk and special needs children. Participants receive an hourly stipend, transportation allowance, daily hot meals, annual physicals, and volunteer recognition. Must pass criminal background. check.
701 NW 1st Court, Miami, FL , 33136
Foster Grandparent Program Older Adults