Cambria County Area Agency on Aging Foster Grandparent Program

Cambria County Area Agency on Aging


Send the URL of this service profile via SMS text message.
Enter Phone Number:
(Full US mobile number of recipient, eg. 1-303-555-1234) 
 


 
Data Provided By
CONTACT Altoona
General Information
Description of ServicePrograms that provide part-time opportunities for low-income individuals age 55 and older to serve as mentors, tutors and caregivers for abused or neglected children, troubled youth, or youngsters with disabilities or other special needs in schools, hospitals, child care programs, Head Start programs and residential settings. Foster grandparents receive a modest tax-free stipend for their work as well as reimbursements for their travel expenses, and have the satisfaction of helping young people grow, gain confidence, and become more productive members of society. Local nonprofit organizations and public agencies receive grants to sponsor and operate local Foster Grandparent projects. The Foster Grandparents Program is part of Senior Corps, a network of programs administered by the Corporation for National and Community Service.
LocationCambria
Geographical AreaCambria County
Facility/ADA AccessYes for entrance to building, within building and restrooms.
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsOlder adults age 55 and over.
Eligibility55+
 
Availability
Hours of Operation 8:00AM-4:00PM, Monday-Friday
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Amanda Milne
Contact's Phone 814-536-9009
Contact's Email amilne@co.cambria.pa.us
Physical Site Address 1 110 Franklin Street, Suite 400
Physical Site City, State, Zip Johnstown, PA 15901
Main Phone 814-536-9009
Hotline Phone 877-268-9463
Fax 814-536-9209
Web Address www.co.cambria.pa.us
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Cambria County Area Agency on Aging
Affiliated Program: Cambria County Area Agency on Aging
This Service: Cambria County Area Agency on Aging Foster Grandparent Program
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Foster Grandparent Program (ND-9200.8000-200)