You might suspect that mentoring works. It's common sense, right? But, did you know that there is research to prove that quality mentoring can help young people stay in school and avoid substance use and delinquency? That formal youth mentoring programs can promote positive outcomes, such as improved self-esteem, social skills and career development? It's true!
So, during this National Mentoring Month, find a way to get involved. Take action by checking out the opportunities on this website and in your community.