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Tri-Valley Opportunity Council, Inc.

Foster Grandparent Program

Crookston Administrative Office

102 N Broadway, Crookston, MN, 56716

(218) 281-5832 Ext: 220


Service Details


Trains and places persons age 55 and older who are in good health to serve special needs children in schools, preschools, juvenile detention centers, child care centers, and shelters.

Foster Grandparents serve a minimum of 10 hours/week to receive a tax-free stipend and other benefits.

This is an AmericCorps Seniors program.


  • Organization Type
    • Community Action Partnership 
  • Specialization
    • Older adults 


To qualify as a volunteer you must:
* Be 55 years of age or older and in good general health
* Be flexible and available with service activity schedule
* Have dependable transportation available and is willing to travel in the service area
* Have compassion, patience, flexibility and respect for others
* Work well with diverse individuals, families, groups and organizations

Clay, Becker, Kittson, Lake of the Woods, Mahnomen, Marshall, Norman, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake and Roseau counties

Area Served

West Polk, West Marshall and Norman counties


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 281-5832
Toll Free (800) 584-7020

Last Update


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