Make a Difference. Inspire a Life. Become a Mentor!


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Long Island and New York CityAlbertson, NY 11507

About

The Viscardi Center’s new Mentoring Initiative program is designed for students, ages 11-17 with a disability or those considered "at-risk", and assists youth in realizing their potential and achieving their personal and educational goals. By creating a meaningful relationship, based on trust and open communication, mentors help young people gain a sense of belonging, build self-confidence and learn new skills and passions.

If you’re looking to make a lasting impact on a deserving youth, consider becoming a Viscardi Mentor today! To enroll or for more information, contact Michelle Licata at mlicata@viscardicenter.org or 516.465.1415.

Benefits of Being a Mentor:
* Gain a sense of fulfilment and personal growth
* Develop leadership and management qualities
* Improve communication and interpersonal relationship skills
* Build a larger professional network
* Be recognized for your talents and experience
* Strengthen your own self-worth and confidence
* Learn new things about yourself and others
* Enhance your CV with community involvement
* Better understand how people perceive you
* Grow your circle of friends
* Contribute to the overall well-being of your society

Skills

  • Child Development
  • People Skills
  • Youth Services

Good Match For

Kids Teens

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 ? 6 hours per month for one year
  • Genuine desire to be a reliable, positive role model

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