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Youth mentoring


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 - OJJDP


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

Mentoring Impact - MENTOR


Young Adults Who Were At-Risk for Falling Off Track But Had a Mentor Are: 55% more likely ... Youth who meet regularly with their mentors are: 46% less likely ...

4-H National Youth Mentoring Program


4-H National Youth Mentoring Program provides mentoring programs to 4-H ... juvenile delinquency, drug abuse, truancy, and other problems and high-risk ...

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 ...

The Role of Risk: Mentoring - mdrc


the Role of Risk: Mentoring experiences and outcomes for Youth with Varying Risk Profiles iii the Role ... to mentoring programs nationally and internation- ally.

Mentoring Programs - Positive Outcomes - At risk youth


Children in our mentoring programs show improved self confidence, better decision making skills, improved academic performance, an improved sense of the ...

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.

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, ...

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Juvenile Mentoring Program (JUMP)


Purpose: To support one-to-one mentoring programs for youth at risk of educational failure, dropping out of school, or involvement in delinquent activities , ...

Benefits for Young People | Youth.gov


Without this, mentoring programs run the risk of harming young people who are paired with mentors ill-equipped to meet the mentees' needs. Specifically ...

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


Mar 1, 2013 ... More and more, mentoring programs are being asked to serve young people who are considered “higher risk.” While mentoring has a strong ...