81 Elmwood Way
Waynesville, NC 28786
Foster Grandparent programs of Western North Carolina are for individuals 55 years of age or over, that have an income of 200% of poverty. These individuals volunteer in childcare centers, schools and headstarts tutoring and mentoring children. Volunteers receive a stipend of $2.65 for each hour volunteered, earns annual and sick leave and have paid holidays. These earnings do not count as income, are not taxed and does not impact any assistance like rent (HUD), food stamps or disability.