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THE PATCHWORK SOCIETY

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According to research a mentor can positively affect a youth’s mental health, educational attainment, peer relationships, outcomes, and life satisfaction.

We ask for a commitment 6 months to 1 year. Relationship stability is a key to being an effect mentor.

Mentors will:

  • Be pre-screened, interviewed, and require to complete training
  • Meet weekly or bi-weekly with youth ages 15-21
  • Act as a positive role model and assist with advice and life skills
  • Make a difference in the lives of youth we serve

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About THE PATCHWORK SOCIETY

Location:

717 SANDY TRL, FORT WORTH, TX 76120, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to bridge the disparity gap between transitional youth and their community through service coordination mentorship, outreach and awareness.

Description

The Patchwork Society is an organization created by a foster care alumni who saw a need to more efficient preparation for young adults. The primary objective is to promote self sufficiency and facilitate the establishment of purposeful helping relationships for transitioning youth and young adults. The Patchwork Society is committed to bridging the gaps in community resources and the success of transitioning young adults, so we provide services for both youth and professionals.

This organization strives to establish a foundation that will nurture and inspire growth among youth.The Patchwork Society differs from other organizations because travel to your community to deliver our experiences, resources and services to decrease barriers and increase success. Our partnerships with local agencies and organizations provides us with the opportunity to create customized seminars based on the needs of our audience. Services include employment coaching, financial coaching, life skills, and education navigation workshops.

The Patchwork Society is a leader in quality education curriculum, professional development, and transitional living services. We assist everyone who involved or interested in being involved in the lives of foster alumni and at risk youth in order to maximize on the full potential of these young adults, in any capacity that we can help.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Children & Youth
Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Tarrant County TexasFort Worth, TX 76102

(32.75795,-97.32465)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Youth Services
  • Life Coaching

GOOD FOR

  • Kids

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours per week

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