Interested in Mentoring an LGBTQ Youth?


(34.0919,-118.33769)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1125 N McCadden PlLos Angeles, CA 90038


About

BECOME A MENTOR FOR LGBT YOUTH!

LifeWorks, a program of the Los Angeles LGBT Center is currently looking for adults interested in mentoring LGBTQ youth aged 12-24.

REQUIREMENTS:

One-On-One Mentor

-Must be 27-30 years of age or older

-Must be currently employed, financially stable, and able to lend significant life experience to a youth

-Must be friendly, approachable, have great listening & communication skills, and eager to assist a young person with becoming more fully developed & independent.

-Must commit to being matched with one youth for a full calendar year

-Must commit to having phone or email contact with their mentees at least once per week and face-to-face meetings at least twice per month.

-Mentors guide their mentees to develop a LifePlan; a series of goals to help youth acquire skills to live independently/productively. LifePlans encompass the following achievement areas: Home, Health, Education, Career, and Personal Development.

-Mentors spend quality time with their mentee exposing them to new facets of life.

-Must be willing to adhere to all rules set forth by LifeWorks regarding this program.

Check out our website for more info on LifeWorks: https://www.lifeworksla.org OR contact Nia Clark, Mentoring Coordinator, at 323-860-7391.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 27
  • Orientation or Training
  • One year w/ one youth.
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