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Youth mentoring - Wikipedia


Youth mentoring is the process of matching mentors with young people who need or want a ... The goal of youth mentoring programs is to improve the well- being of the child by providing a role model t...

Programs - Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention


Youth mentoring - a consistent, prosocial relationship between an adult or ... as providing mentoring services to underserved and at-risk populations of youth.

Benefits for Young People | Youth.gov


Mentoring is often one component of a program that involves other elements, such ... Without this, mentoring programs run the risk of harming young people who ...

Youth Justice Mentoring Program — Center on Juvenile and ...


The Youth Justice Mentoring Program (YJM) serves youth aged 11-19 who are ... in San Francisco Juvenile Hall and are at-risk of further justice involvement, ...

Mentoring at-risk youth.--An introduction for mentors.


Describes at-risk and high-risk juveniles, outlines guidelines for effective mentoring of struggling young people, and introduces the graphic novel, Makin' It.

Mentoring Program Reviews - National Mentoring Resource Center


Promising - Program has some evidence that it achieves justice-related goals ... Offers one-to-one mentoring in a community setting for at-risk youth between the  ...

Mentoring—A Proven Delinquency Prevention Strategy


OJJDP's Juvenile Mentoring Program. (JUMP) is designed to reduce delin- quency and improve school attendance for at-risk youth. Mentoring is also one.

Chapter 22. Youth Mentoring Programs | Section 1. Building Youth ...


Learn how to determine if a mentoring program is what you need. ... in a mentoring relationship; Roles of non-familial adults in the lives of at-risk children have ...

Youth Mentoring Program Planning and Design Resources ...


Foundations of Successful Youth Mentoring: A Guidebook for Program Development ... Strengthening Mentoring Opportunities for At-Risk Youth (Policy Brief)

The Promise and Challenge of Mentoring High-Risk Youth - The ...


This report explores whether a mentoring program run by a faith-based organization is a viable intervention for high-risk youth.

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Mentoring Impact - MENTOR


MENTOR is an organization that promotes, advocates and provides resources for mentors and mentoring initiatives worldwide. ... Program Resources ... Young Adults Who Were At-Risk for Falling Off Track But Had a Mentor Are: ... of going on to higher education, mentored youth maintain better attitudes toward school.

4-H National Mentoring Program | 4-H


The 4‑H National Mentoring Program provides mentoring to young people ... Sites must target at-risk or high-risk youth populations ages 8 through 17 years.

Important new study of mentoring for higher-risk youth - The ...


Mar 1, 2013 ... Overall, the study's results suggest that mentoring programs can be beneficial for youth with a broad range of backgrounds and characteristics.