The Foster Grandparent Program provides volunteer opportunities for low-income seniors from all economic, educational, and social backgrounds to serve children and teenagers who need one-on-one assistance. 


Foster Grandparents of the Wyoming Rockies is looking for people 55 and better who want to make a difference in the life of a child. You can find fellowship with your peers and have some fun, all while making a difference in your community. For a minimum 15-20 hour per week commitment, you'll earn a tax-exempt stipend, mileage reimbursement, paid days off, and paid holidays.  You can serve up to 40 hours per week if you so choose.   

Call us today to see if you qualify to receive a stipend while you make a difference in your community!  307-223-1051

Mission Statement: To foster a healthy, unified and productive community through the cultivation of mentoring relationships between wise elders and children with identified needs.


“It is one of the best programs for seniors around and we get to contribute to the lives of children, one of the most satisfying events in my older age."

Foster Grandpa, Laramie, WY

“I did not have grandkids of my own but was able to become a grandma to many students."

Foster Grandma, Sheridan, WY

Foster Grandparents of the Wyoming Rockies

Physical Address:

968 N. 9th Street, Laramie, Wyoming 82072

Mailing Address:

PO Box 536 Laramie, Wyoming 82073

Tel: 307-223-1051

Program Director, Maryalice Snider


Laramie Project Coordinator, Jaime Levick


Sheridan Project Coordinator, Terri Markham


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