PEER TO PEER MENTORING
WHAT IS PEER MENTORING
A peer mentor is someone who shows our youth support. They remind them that they are not alone and they do have someone who cares about them, even when things aren't going well. We strive to provide these kids with the companionship of someone who believes in them.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF PEER MENTORING?
learn from the experiences of others
increase your social and academic confidence
become more empowered to make positive decisions
develop strategies for dealing with both personal and academic issues
WHAT IS THE ROLE OF A PEER MENTOR?
promote positive behavior
WHO SHOULD BE A PEER MENTOR?
A peer mentor should be someone who puts others before themselves and wants to make a difference in people's lives. They are positive individuals who exhibit role model behavior and work well with others. They believe in our mission and vision and will share with their peers.