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Become a Mentor: COACH Kids of Clinton County

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COACH Kids of Clinton County

COACH Kids provides youth with hope to reach their God-given potential through safe and compassionate mentoring relationships. Through positive relationships, youth learn to make good choices and build strong foundations for a brighter future. We offer both community and school-based mentoring programs, providing the resources needed to encourage the at-risk youth in Clinton County.

COACH Kids mentors seek to provide a safe and compassionate relationship for an at-risk youth in Clinton County. They must pass a national background check, personal and pastoral references and an interview. (High school student must pass a probation check, as well as get approval from their school counselor and another reference.) Each mentor must be willing to commit to a year with one child and have a faith-relationship.
COACH Kids mentors are patient and understanding, recognizing that the youth are not perfect. They understand that their relationship is a partnership with COACH Kids and that it takes a community to make a difference. Mentors with COACH Kids see the best in their kid and the hope that they can give... one smile, one encouragement, one moment at a time!


Seeking Female Volunteers: Yes

Seeking Male Volunteers: Yes

Minimum Match Commitment (in months): 12 months or longer

Type of Mentoring: One-to-One, Group

Youth Population Served: General Youth Population, Incarcerated Parent, Low Income, Parent Involved in Military, Pregnant/Parenting, Single-Parent Household

Mentoring Program Goals: Friendship/Socialization, Healthy Behaviors, Reduce Recidivism

Ages of Youth Served: 7 and under, 8-10, 11-14, 15-18

More opportunities with COACH Kids of Clinton County

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About COACH Kids of Clinton County

Location:

554 W. Walnut St., Frankfort, IN 46041, US

Mission Statement

COACH Kids provides youth with hope to reach their God-given potential through safe and compassionate mentoring relationships. Through positive relationships, youth learn to make good choices and build strong foundations for a brighter future. We offer both community and school-based mentoring programs, providing the resources needed to encourage the at-risk youth in Clinton County.

Description

COACH Kids mentors seek to provide a safe and compassionate relationship for an at-risk youth in Clinton County. They must pass a national background check, personal and pastoral references and an interview. (High school student must pass a probation check, as well as get approval from their school counselor and another reference.) Each mentor must be willing to commit to a year with one child and have a faith-relationship.
COACH Kids mentors are patient and understanding, recognizing that the youth are not perfect. They understand that their relationship is a partnership with COACH Kids and that it takes a community to make a difference. Mentors with COACH Kids see the best in their kid and the hope that they can give... one smile, one encouragement, one moment at a time!

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Frankfort, IN 46041

(40.27948,-86.51083)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

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