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Designing and Building a Successful Mentoring Program

Event Dates
Training Facility

Wethersfield, CT

This training is meant for those interested in starting and building a high-quality, effective youth mentoring program to meet the needs of young people.

Session Outline:
- Overview of Designing and Planning best practices
- Overview of the History of Youth Mentoring and The National Movement
- Best Practice Youth Mentoring Models
- Operational Standards: Recruitment, Screening, Training, Matching, Match Support and Monitoring, Closure
- Program Design Planning and Management
- Service Populations
- Financial Plan and Budget
- Resource and Partnership Development
- Advisory Groups and Coalitions
- Staffing Plans

Target Audience: School, business, community and faith-based mentoring staff members who are responsible for operating mentor programs and/or training mentors.

Date Created: February 3, 2021