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Mentoring

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With support from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the National Mentoring Resource Center serves as a comprehensive and reliable resource for mentoring tools and information, as well as program and training materials, and technical assistance.

Additional Resources

Corporation for National and Community Service: Mentor
This website highlights the importance of becoming involved in mentoring activities.

CrimeSolutions
The National Institute of Justice's CrimeSolutions website is meant to help practitioners and policymakers understand what works in justice-related programs and practices. See the Mentoring Practice Profile for topic-specific information.

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
OJJDP provides national leadership, coordination, and resources to prevent and respond to juvenile delinquency and victimization. See the Mentoring page to learn about OJJDP efforts related to youth mentoring and to access related resources and sites.

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP): Model Programs Guide (MPG)
MPG contains information about evidence-based juvenile justice and youth prevention, intervention, and reentry programs. See the Mentoring page for access to rated programs.

Youth.gov
This site helps you create, maintain, and strengthen effective youth programs, including those that focus on mentoring activities.