Juvenile Justice Mentoring


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

8 Church StreetTorrington, CT 06790


About

Mentoring makes a BIG difference for only a small amount of time. We are looking for volunteers that are 21 years or older to work with adolescents in the Juvenile Justice system.

Youth range from ages 10-17 who are "low to medium" risk, and are referred to the program either by probation or Child, Youth and Family Support Center (CYFSC).

This mentoring program is designed to provide offending youth with a positive role model in the attempts to reduce recidivism.

Mentors are required to be at least 21 years old, with a valid drivers lisence and reliable transportation. Mentors should plan to meet with their youth throughout the month for 1 year.

For more information. please contact Rebecca at the Torrington Area Youth Service Bureau at (860) 496-0356 ext. 9 or email RebeccaTAYSB@snet.net

Skills

  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Relationship Building
  • Life Coaching

Good Match For

Teens

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 year
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