"Truly wonderful, the mind of a child is."

Positive Maturity's Foster Grandparent Volunteers provide one-on-one emotional support, mentoring, and/or tutoring to children (0-18) with exceptional needs. Foster Grandparents volunteer in a variety of settings throughout Jefferson County and receive a monetary stipend for the volunteer hours (typically 20 hours per week).

  • Are over 55 years of age
  • Live in Jefferson County
  • Are able to volunteer a minimum of 20 hours per week
  • Have limited income and are able to meet the eligibility requirements
  • LOVE WORKING WITH CHILDREN


If you are interested in becoming a Foster Grandparent or having a Foster Grandparent serve at your daycare, school or program, please contact Deborah Gaddis, Program Director.  

Foster Grandparent Program Staff


Deborah Gaddis, FGP Director 

deborahg@positivematurity.org


Cormelia Donnell, FGP Coordinator

cormeliad@positivematurity.org

Foster Grandparent Program

Funding for the Foster Grandparent program is provided by The Corporation for National and Community Service and the United Way of Central Alabama.

By being a Foster Grandparent you can change the life of a child.


Do you have what it takes?

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