The Foster Grandparent Program recruits, trains and places low-income elders in schools, head start centers and day care centers to serve as tutors with special needs children in Pre-K through the Third Grade. Currently there are over 150 grandparents serving in 45 Pre-K and elementary schools through the Third Grade in Martin, Okeechobee and Palm Beach Counties.
Funding Sources: Corporation for National Service, Children's Services Council and Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties, Children's Services Council of Okeechobee County, and United Way
.Stipend available for Volunteers
Please watch a video from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS)