Welcome to Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada
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Foster Grandparents provide much needed support and services to children in need throughout the Southern Nevada community. Foster Grandparents tutor, mentor and assist children that have been identified as at-risk students. Volunteers must meet certain income eligibility guidelines to apply.

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Foster Grandparents play a role in the young person's life as mentors and tutors. Foster Grandparents dedicate their time and talent to locations throughout Clark County such as:
Clark County School District
Boys and Girls Club
Detention Centers
Day Care Centers
Development Centers

eligibility to become a Foster Grandparent

Volunteers must be 55 years of age or older
Meet income eligibility guidelines
Complete required Background Check
Ability to serve between 15-40 hours a week
Enjoy working with children

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benefits of becoming a foster grandparent

Foster Grandparents are able to make strong emotional connections with children and get a great deal of satisfaction from making a difference in their lives.

In addition, they receive the following:

Paid orientation and training sessions
Income-eligible Foster Grandparents receive non-taxable/non-reportable income
Mileage reimbursement
Paid vacation and holidays
Reimbursement for transportation
An annual physical/no cost
Accident and liability insurance while on duty
Annual Recognition Events

If you would like more information about the Foster Grandparent Program
please call 702-382-0721 or fill out the form below.