Growing up isn’t easy! A trusted adult can make a massive difference to a child.
A mentor is a volunteer who supports and acts as a role model for a child or young person aged from 5 to 18.
Some children need a mentor because they have low self esteem. Others are struggling because of problems at home, or some difficulties at school.
If you help a child by being a mentor, you will support them to:
You will act as a mentor every 1 to 2 weeks, working in one of a number of different settings:
We take the safety and wellbeing of children and young people extremely seriously. All mentors must provide referees and pass an Enhanced DBS check.
If would like to help please contact Jess on 01429 891444.
You can also email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Or download a copy of the application form here.
“I wanted to help children and young people in my spare time. It’s wonderful to make a difference in a young person’s life and meet new people!”