Foster Grandparent Program – Citizens for Citizens, Inc.
Grandparents and young children

Foster Grandparent Program

With age comes valuable life experience. Become a mentor and lend a guiding hand to in-need school children.

By joining our Foster Grandparent Program, community members 55 and older can become mentors to local children and also gain a fun way to supplement their income through a tax-free stipend. Foster Grandparents serve children in the Greater Fall River and Taunton areas in schools, day care centers, and other local child facilities.

Program Details:

Eligibility: Must be age 55 or older, meet income guidelines, and pass a 3-part criminal history check.

Documentation Needed: Proof of income, picture ID, and Social Security Card

Application Process: Interested parties must apply at the Fall River office or the Taunton office.

Fall River Office

Director: Judy Charest

Address: 264 Griffin Street Fall River, MA 02724
Telephone: (508) 679-0041 X215
Fax: (508) 324-0643

Office Hours:

Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Taunton Office

Director: Judy Charest

Address: 1 Taunton Green Taunton, MA 02780
Telephone: (508) 679-0041 X215
Fax: (508) 324-0643

Office Hours:

Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.