MENTORING PROGRAM

YOUTH BUREAU

 
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers one-to-one mentoring for school-aged youth at-risk of failing in school, dropping out of school, or becoming involved in delinquent behavior. The goal is that of reinforcing the youth's self-esteem, self-worth and reinforce positive self-image, bolster positive motivation and character development through a positive role model example. Our mentors serve as a friend, coach and guide to mentees with a commitment to offer support, encouragement and to nurture positive ideals. Participants meet weekly for at least one hour. Mentors commit for at least one year and are required to undergo a screening process that includes FBI criminal history, driving record, child abuse and sexual offender registry checks. Mentors are also required to attend an initial 2-hour training prior to being matched. Call for further information.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaGlen Cove, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityGlen Cove Residents, 10-18 years, High School and Middle School students.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Flexible
Specific Hours: Flexible
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Charmaine Clarke
Contact's Position Coordinator
Physical Site Address 1 128 B Glen Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Glen Cove, NY 11542
Mailing Address 1 128 B Glen Street
Mailing City, State, Zip Glen Cove, NY 11542
Main Phone (516)671-4600; (516)361-7312
Fax (516)676-7749
Service Location Email cclarke@glencove.k12.ny.us
Web Address www.glencove-li.com
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesVolunteer Opportunities
Last UpdateFeb10
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: CITY OF GLEN COVE
Affiliated Program: YOUTH BUREAU
This Service: MENTORING PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Adolescents (YB-9500.0500)
Mentoring Programs (PH-1400.5000)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)
Youth (YB-9500)