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Become a Mentor or Tutor for children in need in North County (Atascadero, Templeton, Paso Robles)!

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Family Care Network

  • 13 people are interested

If you are interested in a rewarding one-on-one relationshipwith a child then you may want to consider becoming a mentor or tutor. As a volunteer with Family Care Network you can help a child affected by trauma reach their potential and provide a supportive presence in their lives. You can help them learn new skills, shoot some hoops, go for walks, work on schoolwork or simply hang out. We would love to have you join our circle of serving today!

Requirements:

  • Meet at least twice a month (approximately 6-8 hours a month) for a year as a mentor
  • Meet once a week (4-6 hours per month) for six months as a tutor
  • Develop a one-on-one relationship
  • Ongoing individual support by FCNI staff
  • You are provided staff lead mentor / tutor training before you are matched
To learn more about getting involved, please contact our volunteer team at volunteer@fcni.org . You can also check out our website at www.fcni.org/volunteer

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About Family Care Network

Location:

1255 Kendall Road, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, US

Mission Statement

"To enhance the wellbeing of children and families impacted by trauma in partnership with our community."

Description

The Family Care Network, Inc. (FCNI) is a private, nonprofit children and families services provider. Established in 1987 for the purpose of creating family-based treatment programs as an alternative to group home or institutional care for children and youth, the agency now operates multiple, accredited programs designed to strengthen and preserve families and individuals. In the agency's 30 year history, we have grown to serve over 2,000 children, youth and families annually in San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara counties. FCNI values intergrity, accountability, program fidelity and outcome-based services, and is accredited by the California Alliance of Child and Family Services. At the Family Care Network, we have many opportunities for individuals, businesses and organizations to partner with us to help accomplish our mission. Partnership opportunities include: becoming a foster parent, mentor, tutor, intern, event volunteer, or event sponsor for one of FCNI's annual fundraising events: Miracle Miles for Kids, Taste of the Central Coast and Sponsor a Child for Christmas. We invite you to learn more about the Family Care Network and to explore ways that you can join our circle of serving by visiting www.fcni.org .

Advocacy & Human Rights
Children & Youth
Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

3534 El Camino RealAtascadero, CA 93422

(35.50126,-120.68827)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Tutoring

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 6-8 hours per month for 1 year to Mentor
  • Willing to drive to meet your mentee

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