Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

3573 St. Laurent BlvdMontreal, Quebec H2T 2T6CA


About

To give a young person in need of social, developmental and emotional support the companionship of a caring adult.

Mentor Duties/Responsibilities:

* Responsible for meeting with the assigned mentee for the agreed upon time frame (i.e., often weekly meetings for at least one year)
* Act as a resource and guide
* Serve as an example/role model
* Accept and relate to youth who may not share the volunteer’s lifestyle and values
* Respect the mentee’s right to self-determination and independence

Mentor Requirements/Qualifications:

* Willing spirit
* Openness to cultural differences
* Good listening skills
* Patience
* Sense of humor
* Commitment

Matching Process:

Matches will be made on the basis of interests, skills, background, knowledge and temperament of both the young person and the mentor.

All mentors will be subject to a background check.

Skills

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Must commit for a minimum of 6 months.

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