Get Trained the IMS Way!
During our Mentor Training, you’ll learn all about: Why Youth Need Mentors, Factors that Affect Adolescent Development, Stages in Mentor/Youth Relationship, The Role of the Mentor….And much more!
Attendees Will Receive:
Young Adults Who Were At-Risk for Falling Off Track
But Had a Mentor Are:
How is mentoring effective? Youth who have built a relationship with a mentor are 59% more likely to earn better grades.
Additionally, youth with mentors are 46% less likely than their peers to start using illegal drugs and 27% less likely to consume alcohol.
Youth Who Meet With An Adult Mentor Regularly Are:
1. The National Mentoring Partnership http://www.mentoring.org/why-mentoring/mentoring-impact/#1442263051104-6ca77555-c66a1be4-a01f
2. Bruce, Mary and Bridgeland, John (2014). The Mentoring Effect: Young People’s Perspectives on the Outcomes and Availability of Mentoring.
3. Herrera, Carla, David L. DuBois and Jean Baldwin Grossman. 2013. The Role of Risk: Mentoring Experiences and Outcomes for Youth with Varying Risk Profiles. New York, NY: A Public/Private Ventures project distributed by MDRC.