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AmeriCorps Seniors

AmeriCorps Seniors offers several ways to get involved. Volunteers receive guidance and training so they can make a contribution that suits their talents, interests and availability.

Foster Grandparent Program

The Foster Grandparent Program connects volunteers ages 55 and over with children and young people with exceptional needs. Volunteers mentor, support and help some of the most vulnerable children in the United States.

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Foster Grandparent Programs in Idaho

Southeast Idaho
Counties covered: Freemont, Madison, Jefferson, Bonneville, Bannock, Bingham, Power, Bear Lake, Custer, Blaine, Camas, Cassia, Good, Jerome, Lincoln, Minidoka, and Twin Falls.
Tammy Bartlett
Phone: (208) 380-9574

Treasure Valley
Counties covered: Ada, Canyon, Elmore, Gem, Owyhee, and Boise.
Asia Miller
Phone: (208) 947-4280

Senior Companion Program

The Senior Companion Program brings together volunteers ages 55 and over with adults in their community who have difficulty with the simple tasks of day-to-day living. Companions help out on a personal level by assisting with shopping, light chores, interacting with doctors or just making a friendly visit.

Senior Companion Programs in Idaho

North Idaho
Counties covered: Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai, and Shoshone.
Dan Perry
Phone: (208) 415-5177

North Central Idaho
Counties covered: Nez Perce, Latah Counties in Idaho; Asotin County in Washington.
Cathy Robinson
Phone: (208) 746-7787

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program connects volunteers ages 55 and over with service opportunities in their communities that match their skills and availability. From building houses to immunizing children, from enhancing the capacity of non-profit organizations to improving and protecting the environment, RSVP volunteers put their unique talents to work to make a difference.

Retired and Senior Volunteer Programs in Idaho

North Central Idaho
WA-ID Volunteer Center RSVP

Counties covered: Nez Perce, Latah, Clearwater Counties in Idaho; Asotin and Garfield Counties in Washington.
Cathy Robinson
Phone: (208) 746-7787

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