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!
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About FIFTH CORNER ACADEMY
511 2nd St, Dayton, OR 97114, US
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.
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
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
December 31, 2020
Verbal / Written Communication
Driver's License Needed
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.