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5CA Elder Mentor

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FIFTH CORNER ACADEMY

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An Elder Mentor (40+ yrs of age) provides support and mentorship to youth (10-24 yrs of age) with high risk factors and low protective factors as upstream prevention of suicide, mental illness, addiction, violence, and incarceration.

All volunteers must pass a criminal and child welfare background check prior to serving as a volunteer. Please fill out the following Volunteer Application & Background Check to get started:
https://forms.gle/Z2Cys7wKyVq6PL5A7

Thank you for helping us save and promote healthy and fulfilling lives for youth!

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About FIFTH CORNER ACADEMY

Location:

511 2nd St, Dayton, OR 97114, US

Mission Statement

OUR MISSION is to empower youth & their families through comprehensive whole wellness services designed to improve support structures and reduce the prevalence of suicide, trauma, and mental health challenges across the lifespan.

Description

We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization serving youth and families, including the following:
Alternative Education Services

Social-Emotional Learning (SEL)
Adaptive Online Instruction to Meet Needs
Executive Functioning Coaching
Online Tutoring

Virtual Care Services Peer Mentoring/Support
Supported Self-Help
Relationship-Building
Other Skill-Building Family Care Coordination Case Management Psychosocial Rehabilitation

Children & Youth
Community
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Google Apps
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 45
  • Orientation or Training
  • At least 10 hours per month. 5CA recommends that you and the youth you are mentoring both define and communicate your own time boundaries on your first meeting.
  • To protect you and the youth you serve, you must save all communications, and must have another qualified volunteer (with background check completed) accompany you at all times when physically interacting with youth.

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