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Foster Grandparent Program (Kankakee School District #111)

  Agency Contact Information:
Address: 710 North Chicago Avenue
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: 815.937.5065
Fax: 815.937.5465
  Service Profile:
Service/program name: Foster Grandparent Program
Description: Foster Grandparents offer emotional support to children who have been abused and neglected, mentor troubled teenagers and young mothers, and care for premature infants and children with physical disabilities. In the process, they strengthen communities by providing youth services that community budgets cannot afford and by building bridges across generations.
  General Information:
Description: 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.
Languages spoken: English

A Pledge for Life Partnership Initiative
1 Stuart Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901
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