NC-FH AAA Foster Grandparents serve as a tutor, mentor and a friend, serving at risk children in the public school system. If you are 55 and older and want to share your experience and compassion, you have what it takes to be a Foster Grandparent. Foster Grandparents serve up to 40 hours per week, with a minimum of 15 hours per week. If you meet income eligibility, you may receive a tax-free stipend, transportation, meal while serving, and volunteer insurance. You will also receive pre-service orientation, training and supplemental accident and liability insurance while on duty -Manhattan.